Government of Canada / Gouvernement du Canada
Symbol of the Government of Canada


Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 16.6 from 2021-06-04 to 2024-05-01:

  •  (1) Subject to subsection (2), the employer shall post and keep posted or make available to every employee in a conspicuous place in each workplace

    • (a) a description of the first aid to be rendered for any injury, occupational disease or illness;

    • (b) information regarding the location of first aid stations, first aid rooms, health units and medical treatment facilities;

    • (c) at every first aid station and first aid room, a list of first aid attendants, and information on how they may be located;

    • (d) near the telephones, a list of telephone numbers kept up-to-date for use in emergencies; and

    • (e) a description of the transport procedures for injured employees.

  • (2) At a remote workplace or in a motor vehicle, the information and lists referred to in subsection (1) shall be provided and retained with the first aid kit.

  • SOR/96-525, s. 16
  • SOR/2000-328, s. 2
  • SOR/2014-142, s. 9(E)
  • SOR/2021-122, s. 11

Date modified: