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Maritime Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 261 from 2010-06-03 to 2016-06-13:

 Subject to section 271, every employer must comply with the same requirements as those set out in subsection 258(1) in respect of a controlled product and may, in doing so, replace the name of the substance with the product identifier, if the controlled product is one that

  • (a) is present on a vessel;

  • (b) was received from a supplier; and

  • (c) is one of the following:

    • (i) an explosive as defined in the Explosives Act,

    • (ii) a cosmetic, device, drug or food as defined in the Food and Drugs Act,

    • (iii) a pest control product within the meaning of the Pest Control Products Act,

    • (iv) a nuclear substance within the meaning of the Nuclear Safety and Control Act that is radioactive,

    • (v) a restricted product within the meaning of the Hazardous Products Act that is packaged as a consumer product, and

    • (vi) a controlled product that was received in a foreign port from a supplier in a foreign country for use on the vessel.

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