Oil and Gas Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (SOR/87-612)

Regulations are current to 2014-10-15 and last amended on 2014-05-29. Previous Versions

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  •  (1) Subject to sections 11.39 to 11.41, each controlled product, other than a controlled product referred to in paragraph 11.33(c), in a work place and each container in which such a controlled product is contained in a work place shall, if the controlled product or the container was received from a supplier,

    • (a) in the case of a controlled product that was received in a bulk shipment, be accompanied by a supplier label;

    • (b) in the case of an employer who has undertaken in writing to the supplier to apply a label to the inner container of the controlled product, have applied

      • (i) to the outer container a supplier label, and

      • (ii) as soon as possible after the controlled product is received from the supplier, to the inner container a supplier label; and

    • (c) in any other case, have applied to it a supplier label.

  • (2) Subject to sections 11.39 to 11.41 and 11.44, where a controlled product, other than a controlled product referred to in paragraph 11.33(c), is received from a supplier and an employer places the controlled product in the work place in a container, other than the container in which it was received from the supplier, the employer shall apply to the container a supplier label or a work place label that discloses the information referred to in paragraphs 11.38(1)(a) to (c).

  • (3) Subject to sections 11.43 and 11.44, no person shall remove, deface, modify or alter the supplier label applied to

    • (a) a controlled product that is in the work place; or

    • (b) a container of a controlled product that is in the work place.

  • SOR/88-199, s. 12.
  •  (1) Subject to section 11.40, where an employer produces a controlled product, other than a fugitive emission, in a work place or imports into Canada a controlled product and brings it into a work place, and the controlled product is not in a container, the employer shall disclose the following information on a work place label applied to the controlled product or on a sign posted in a conspicuous place in the work place:

    • (a) the product identifier;

    • (b) hazard information in respect of the controlled product; and

    • (c) a statement indicating that a work place material safety data sheet for the controlled product is available in the work place.

  • (2) Subject to sections 11.39 to 11.41, where an employer produces a controlled product, other than a fugitive emission, in a work place, or imports into Canada a controlled product and brings it into a work place, and places the controlled product in a container, the employer shall apply to the container a work place label that discloses the information referred to in paragraphs (1)(a) to (c).

  • (3) Subsection (2) does not apply in respect of a controlled product that is

    • (a) intended for export; or

    • (b) packaged in a container for sale in Canada, if the container is or is in the process of being appropriately labelled for that purpose.

  • SOR/88-199, s. 12;
  • SOR/94-165, s. 43.