Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (SOR/86-304)

Regulations are current to 2014-06-12 and last amended on 2014-05-29. Previous Versions

 Where an accident referred to in subsection 15.4(2) results in a circumstance referred to in subsection 15.8(1), the employer shall, within 14 days after the receipt of the police report of the accident, submit a copy of that report to a health and safety officer at the regional office or district office.

  • SOR/89-479, s. 1;
  • SOR/2002-208, s. 38.

Annual Report

  •  (1) Every employer shall, not later than March 1 in each year, submit to the Minister a written report setting out the number of accidents, occupational diseases and other hazardous occurrences of which the employer is aware affecting any employee in the course of employment during the 12 month period ending on December 31 of the preceding year.

  • (2) The report shall be in the form set out in Schedule II to this Part, contain the information required by that form and be accompanied by a copy of any report made in accordance with subsection 19.8(1).

  • SOR/89-479, s. 1;
  • SOR/2005-401, s. 1.

Retention of Reports and Records

 Every employer shall keep a copy of

  • (a) each report submitted pursuant to section 15.9 or subsection 15.10(1) for a period of 10 years following the submission of the report to the health and safety officer or the Minister; and

  • (b) the record or report referred to in subsection 15.6(1), 15.7(1) or 15.8(1) for a period of 10 years following the hazardous occurrence.

  • SOR/89-479, s. 1;
  • SOR/2002-208, s. 38.