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Aviation Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 1.1 from 2011-03-25 to 2012-12-06:

  •  (1) The following definitions apply in these Regulations.


    Act means Part II of the Canada Labour Code. (Loi)


    CSA means the Canadian Standards Association. (CSA)

    oxygen-deficient atmosphere

    oxygen-deficient atmosphere means an atmosphere in which there is less than 18% by volume of oxygen at a pressure of one atmosphere or in which the partial pressure of oxygen is less than 135 mm Hg. (air à faible teneur en oxygène)

    protection equipment

    protection equipment includes safety materials, equipment, devices and clothing. (équipement de protection)

    qualified person

    qualified person means, in respect of a specified duty, a person who, because of their knowledge, training and experience, is qualified to perform that duty safely and properly. (personne qualifiée)

    safety restraining device

    safety restraining device means a safety harness, seat, rope, belt, strap, chain or lifeline designed to be used by a person to protect them from falling and includes every fitting, fastening or accessory attached to it. (dispositif de retenue)

  • (2) The incorporation by reference of any standard in these Regulations is an incorporation of the standard as amended from time to time.

  • (3) Despite any provision in any standard incorporated by reference in these Regulations, a reference to another publication in that standard is a reference to the publication as amended from time to time.

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