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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 3.13 from 2019-06-25 to 2024-04-01:

  •  (1) If there is a risk that tools, equipment or materials could fall onto or from a temporary structure, the employer shall provide a protective structure or a safety net to protect from injury any employee on or below the temporary structure.

  • (2) The design, construction and installation of a safety net referred to in subsection (1) shall meet the standards set out in ANSI Standard ANSI A10.11-1979, American National Standard for Safety Nets Used During Construction, Repair and Demolition Operations, dated August 7, 1979.

  • SOR/2019-246, s. 21(E)

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