(13) A person shall be deemed to be at work and the person’s employer shall pay him or her at the regular or premium rate, as may be proper, (a) for the time spent by the person carrying out the duties under subsections (4) and (7) of a person mentioned in clause (4) (a), (b) or (c); and. The Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004 (OHS Act) is the main workplace health and safety law in Victoria. 1990, c. O.1, s. 12 (2, 3). “entertainment and advertising industry” means the industry of producing, (b) visual, audio or audio-visual recordings of performances, in any medium or format; (“industrie du spectacle et de la publicité”). 1990, c. O.1, s. 33 (4). (3) The Chief Prevention Officer may require any person who is seeking an approval or is the subject of an approval under subsection 7.1 (2) or 7.2 (2) to provide the Chief Prevention Officer with whatever information, records or accounts he or she may require pertaining to the approval and the Chief Prevention Officer may make such inquiries and examinations as he or she considers necessary. 2011, c. 11, s. 11. However, the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario (OHSA) states it does not apply to work performed by the owner, occupant, or their … 34/14. 2001, c. 26, s. 2. 2011, c. 11, s. 8 (2). I, s. 3 (8); 2015, c. 27, Sched. R.S.O. (8) The certified members who issued a direction may jointly cancel it or an inspector may cancel it. 1990, c. O.1, s. 65 (1); 1995, c. 5, s. 32; 1997, c. 16, s. 2 (14, 15); 1998, c. 8, s. 58; 2006, c. 35, Sched. (a) hinder or interfere with a committee, a committee member or a health and safety representative in the exercise of a power or performance of a duty under this Act; (b) furnish a committee, a committee member or a health and safety representative with false information in the exercise of a power or performance of a duty under this Act; or. 2011, c. 11, s. 14. (10) When the Minister establishes and publishes standards under subsections (3) and (9) for the first time after the coming into force of subsection 8 (2) of the Occupational Health and Safety Statute Law Amendment Act, 2011, the Minister shall establish a date for the purposes of subsections (11) and (12) and shall publish it together with the standards. 1990, c. O.1, s. 35. 1990, c. O.1, s. 33 (11). (Canada) who requests that information for the purpose of making a medical diagnosis of, or rendering medical treatment to, a person in an emergency. 2001, c. 9, Sched. 1990, c. O.1, s. 9 (12). For more information regarding the Occupational Health & Safety Act, Regulations or any other workplace health and safety issue, please contact the Windsor Occupational Health Information Service (WOHIS). 1998, c. 8, s. 57 (2). 69 No prosecution under this Act or the regulations shall be instituted more than one year after the later of, (a) the occurrence of the last act or default upon which the prosecution is based; or. 2011, c. 11, s. 8 (1). 13, s. 1. 1990, c. O.1, s. 43 (13). 2009, c. 23, s. 8. Date of Commencement: See section 1. Such other persons as the Board may specify. 2019, c. 9, Sched. (ii) the composition and the properties thereof. During the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, we are working remotely to help you with your workplace health and safety needs. 10, s. 1. (3.3) Persons employed in the Office of the Worker Adviser or the Office of the Employer Adviser are not required to produce, in a proceeding in which the relevant Office is not a party, any information or material furnished to or obtained, made or received by them under this Act while acting within the scope of their employment. 1, s. 71. Health & Safety Section 21 Objective. and the same shall be deemed to be good and sufficient service thereof. R.S.O. 4, s. 39 (2)). (3.12) The chair or a vice-chair of the Board constitutes a quorum for the purposes of this section and is sufficient for the exercise of the jurisdiction and powers of the Board under this section. (3) In administering this Act, the Minister shall consider advice that is provided to the Minister under this Act. I, s. 3 (4); 2006, c. 21, Sched. R.S.O. (11) The Minister shall publish the Chief Prevention Officer’s report promptly. R.S.O. The Act is in place to protect workers from on the job hazards that may cause accidents, injuries or illness. 1990, c. O.1, s. 9 (5); 1994, c. 27, s. 120 (2). Worker to remain in safe place and available for investigation. 2001, c. 26, s. 1. (3) A health and safety representative or a designated committee member representing workers at a workplace is entitled to be present at the beginning of testing conducted with respect to industrial hygiene at the workplace if the representative or member believes his or her presence is required to ensure that valid testing procedures are used or to ensure that the test results are valid.