Information Access and Privacy

Information Access and Privacy

Effective Dates

June 30, 2016 and still in effect

Policy Code

GN-01

General Information

The Yukon Workers’ Compensation Health and Safety Board (YWCHSB) collects personal information in the administration of its governing legislation: the Workers’ Compensation Act (the Act) and the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA). YWCHSB is committed to and responsible for the protection of that personal information and is subject to the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act (ATIPP).

ATIPP gives individuals the right to protection of their personal information and the right to request access to it. ATIPP also gives the public the right to access general records on activities of YWCHSB.

Purpose

This policy provides YWCHSB’s guiding principles for controls and procedures on the collection, use and disclosure of personal information.

Information Access and Privacy

June 30, 2013 - June 30, 2016 | GN-01 | General and Corporate