February 2018
MOL Consulting on Proposed Health and Safety Regulation

2018-02-08 6:08:01 PM

CATEGORIES: Human Resources

The Ministry of Labour (MOL) is currently seeking feedback on a proposed regulation under the Occupational Health and Safety Act. The proposed regulation would: 

  • Update existing requirements regarding guardrails, fall protection, protection against drowning, signallers, eyewash fountains and deluge showers to reflect current workplace practices, processes and technologies;

  • Add new requirements for risk assessments and traffic management programs 

  • Add new requirements for scaffolds and suspended access equipment

  • Add new, specific requirements for storage racks and for high visibility safety apparel for signallers

Comments are being accepted until April 6, 2018. You can find more information about this regulation, and read the full text here


 


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