Legislative roundup: Changes in OHS laws and regulations from across Canada

Alberta’s whistleblower protection law now in effect | Nova Scotia pharmacists to give flu shots this fall | Nova Scotia introduces new workplace safety rules
|Canadian Safety Reporter|Last Updated: 06/27/2013

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Alberta’s whistleblower protection law now in effect

Alberta’s whistleblower protection law is now in effect, as of June 1. The Public Interest Disclosure (Whistleblower Protection) Act, passed in the fall 2012 session of the legislature, protects public sector employees from job reprisal if they report wrongdoing.