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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 8.17 from 2006-03-22 to 2019-06-24:

  •  (1) No employee shall give a guarantee of isolation for the performance of a live test on isolated electrical equipment unless

    • (a) any other guarantee of isolation given in respect of the electrical equipment for any part of the period for which the guarantee of isolation is given is terminated;

    • (b) every person to whom the other guarantee of isolation referred to in paragraph (a) was given has been informed of its termination; and

    • (c) any live test to be performed on the electrical equipment will not be hazardous to the health or safety of the person performing the live test.

  • (2) Every person performing a live test shall warn all persons who, during or as a result of the test, are likely to be exposed to a hazard.

  • SOR/88-632, s. 23(F)
  • SOR/2002-208, s. 39

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