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

Regulations are current to 2014-09-29 and last amended on 2014-05-29. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE II(Section 15.10)

EMPLOYER’S ANNUAL HAZARDOUS OCCURRENCE REPORT FORM

GRAPHIC IS NOT DISPLAYED, SEE SOR/89-479, S. 1

  • SOR/89-479, s. 1.

PART XVIFIRST AID

Interpretation

 The definitions in this section apply in this Part.

“ambulance response time”

“ambulance response time” means the time required for an ambulance with trained personnel and emergency medical equipment to reach the workplace from the nearest point of dispatch under normal travel conditions. (délai d’intervention ambulancière)

“first aid attendant”

“first aid attendant” means a holder of a valid basic or standard first aid certificate. (secouriste)

“first aid station”

“first aid station” means a place, other than a first aid room, at which first aid supplies or equipment are stored. (poste de secours)

“health unit”

“health unit” means a facility that is under the charge of a physician or a person who is registered as a registered nurse under the laws of any province, and that, if it is under the control of the employer, meets the minimum requirements of a first aid room contained in this Part. (service de santé)

“medical treatment facility”

“medical treatment facility” means a hospital, medical clinic or physician’s office, at which emergency medical treatment can be dispensed. (installation de traitement médical)

“remote workplace”

“remote workplace” means a workplace for which the ambulance response time is more than two hours. (lieu de travail isolé)

“standard first aid certificate”

“standard first aid certificate” means the certificate issued by either a qualified person or the organization that developed the training, as the case may be, for successful completion of a two-day first aid course; (certificat de secourisme général)

  • SOR/88-68, s. 13(E);
  • SOR/2000-328, s. 2;
  • SOR/2012-271, s. 2.

General

  •  (1) Every employer shall establish, and keep up to date, written instructions that provide for the prompt rendering of first aid to an employee for an injury, an occupational disease or an illness.

  • (2) The employer shall keep a copy of the instructions available at all times for consultation by employees.

  • SOR/88-632, s. 70(F);
  • SOR/2000-328, s. 2;
  • SOR/2014-142, s. 5.