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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 9.19 from 2019-06-25 to 2024-05-14:

  •  (1) Subject to sections 9.20 and 9.21, every employer shall provide for each toilet room wash basins supplied with cold water and hot water that meets the requirements of section 9.18 as follows:

    • (a) where the room contains one or two toilets or urinals, one wash basin; and

    • (b) where the room contains more than two toilets or urinals, one wash basin for every two toilets or urinals.

  • (2) If an outdoor privy is provided by an employer, the employer shall provide wash basins required by subsection (1) as close as possible to the outdoor privy.

  • SOR/88-632, s. 31
  • SOR/94-263, s. 25(F)
  • SOR/2019-246, s. 46

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