Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 265 from 2010-06-03 to 2016-06-13:

  •  (1) Subject to sections 266 to 268, each controlled product, other than a controlled product referred to in paragraph 261(c), that is on a vessel and is intended for use on that vessel and each container in which the controlled product is contained on a vessel must, if the controlled product or the container was received from a supplier, have applied to it a supplier label.

  • (2) Subject to sections 266 to 268 and 271, if a controlled product, other than a controlled product referred to in paragraph 261(c), is received from a supplier and an employer places the controlled product on a vessel in a container other than the container in which it was received from the supplier, the employer must apply to the container a supplier label or a work place label that discloses the information referred to in paragraphs 270(a) to (c).

  • (3) Subject to sections 266 to 268, if an employer produces on a vessel a controlled product, other than a fugitive emission, and the controlled product is not in a container, the employer must 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 on the vessel.

  • (4) Subject to sections 266 to 268, if an employer produces on a vessel a controlled product, other than a fugitive emission, and places the controlled product in a container, the employer must apply a work place label to the container that discloses the information referred to in paragraphs (3)(a) to (c).

  • (5) Subject to sections 266 and 270, a person must not remove, deface, modify or alter the supplier label applied to

    • (a) a controlled product that is on a vessel; or

    • (b) a container of a controlled product that is on a vessel.

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