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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 14.9 from 2019-06-25 to 2024-06-19:

  •  (1) Motorized materials handling equipment that is regularly used outdoors shall be fitted with a roof or other structure that will protect the operator from exposure to any weather condition that is likely to be hazardous to the operator’s health or safety.

  • (2) Where the heat produced by motorized materials handling equipment results in a temperature above 26°C in the compartment or position occupied by that operator, the area shall be protected from the heat by an insulated barrier.

  • SOR/96-400, s. 1
  • SOR/2002-208, s. 41
  • SOR/2019-246, s. 95(F)

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