OHS Act

Published Date: October 01, 2013
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Section 20 Medical Examination

(1) A Director of Medical Services may, for the purposes of determining

(a) the extent of any injury suffered by a worker injured in an accident that occurred in respect of that worker’s occupation, or

(b) whether a worker is suffering from an occupational disease that is related to that worker’s occupation,

require that worker to be medically examined by a Director of Medical Services or by the worker’s physician.

(2) The employer shall pay for a medical examination of a worker under subsection (1).