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filed October 26, 2018 under Occupational Health and Safety Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. O.1

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ontario regulation 456/18

made under the

Occupational Health and Safety Act

Made: October 22, 2018
Filed: October 26, 2018
Published on e-Laws: October 26, 2018
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: November 10, 2018

Amending Reg. 851 of R.R.O. 1990


1. (1) Subsection 13 (2) of Regulation 851 of the Revised Regulations of Ontario, 1990 is amended by striking out “and” at the end of clause (b), by adding “and” at the end of clause (c) and by adding the following clause:

(d) a conveyor or similar system that transports a vehicle or vehicle part, and any raised platform used with the conveyor or similar system, if a guardrail would,

(i) obstruct the passage of the vehicle or vehicle part,

(ii) prevent a worker from performing work, or

(iii) pose a hazard to a worker.

(2) Section 13 of the Regulation is amended by adding the following subsection:

(3) If there is no guardrail in a situation described in subsection (2), an employer shall develop and implement other measures and procedures to protect workers from the hazard of falling.


2. This Regulation comes into force on the day it is filed.