Appeal an OHS action

Appeal an OHS action

The Alberta Labour Relations Board hears appeals on matters issued by OHS.

What’s new

As of December 15, 2017, the Alberta Labour Relations Board (ALRB) is authorized to hear formal appeals of various decisions made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act.

Appeals commenced before December 15, 2017

The Occupational Health and Safety Council may continue to hear appeals commenced before December 15, 2017. The OHS Council may transfer the hearing of the appeal or conducting the review to the Alberta Labour Relations Board.

The OHS Council or the Alberta Labour Relations Board continues to follow rules of procedure established under the current OHS Act (RSA 2000 cO-2).

The OHS Council or Alberta Labour Relations Board will contact you directly regarding the status of your appeal.

Appeals commenced between December 15, 2017 and May 31, 2018

The Alberta Labour Relations Board hears appeals commenced between December 15, 2017 and May 31, 2018 and continues to follow rules of procedure established under the current OHS Act (RSA 2000 cO-2).

Find out more on how to file an appeal.

Contact the Alberta Labour Relations Board:

780-422-5926 (Edmonton)
403-297-4334 (Calgary)
1-800-463-2572 (Toll Free)
alrb.info@gov.ab.ca

Appeals commenced after May 31, 2018

As of June 1, 2018, a new two-level appeal process will be established under the new OHS Act (SA 2017 cO-2.1). The first level would involve internal review by a Director of Inspection for certain types of OHS officer orders and decisions. The second level of appeals would be conducted by the Alberta Labour Relations Board.

Details on the new process will be posted here when available.

In case of any inconsistency between this information and the OHS Act, Regulation, Code, the legislation will always prevail.

Created:
Modified: 2018-01-09
PID: 301

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