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Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017 (Bill 148)

On November 27, 2017, Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, received Royal Assent. Bill 148 makes significant revisions to the province's Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA), Labour Relations Act, 1995 (LRA), and Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). While some amendments have already come into force, other changes that affect the rules governing workplaces across Ontario will take effect at different points over the next year.

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