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Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 258 from 2010-06-03 to 2016-06-13:

  •  (1) Every container of a hazardous substance, other than a controlled product, that is stored, handled, used or disposed of on a vessel must be labelled in a manner that discloses clearly

    • (a) the name of the substance;

    • (b) the hazardous properties of the substance; and

    • (c) the manner in which the product can be safely disposed of.

  • (2) If a material safety data sheet pertaining to a hazardous substance, other than a controlled product, that is stored, handled or used on a vessel may be obtained from the supplier of the hazardous substance, the employer must

    • (a) obtain a copy of the material safety data sheet; and

    • (b) make it readily available in the work place for examination by employees.

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