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Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 270 from 2019-06-25 to 2021-06-28:

  •  (1) If, on board a vessel, a label applied to a hazardous product or the container of a hazardous product becomes illegible or is removed from the hazardous product or the container, the employer must replace the label with a work place label that discloses the following information:

    • (a) the product identifier;

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

    • (c) a statement indicating that a safety data sheet for the hazardous product is available on board the vessel.

  • (2) An employer must review the accuracy of the information on a work place label and update it as soon as feasible after new hazard information or significant new data becomes available to the employer.

  • SOR/2016-141, s. 65
  • SOR/2019-246, s. 346(E)
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