Prevention Policies Directory

Access current Canadian policies. Learn from other jurisdictions. Inform change.

We've listed 20 policies under your selection of "Policy type". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Building Code, O Reg 332/12

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2012

Fire Code, O Reg 213/07

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2007

REPEALED Manitoba Building Code, Man Reg 127/2006

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Tobacco use
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2006

This regulation requires that the provisions for sections 3 and 4 of The Non-Smokers Protection Act, that require a separate ventilation system in a tobacconist's shop or in a designated smoking room under that Act, are adopted as building construction standards in Manitoba.

REPEALED Building Code, O Reg 350/06

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2006

Construction Code, RRQ, c B-1.1, r 2

Location: Québec
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2000

REPEALED Fire Code, O Reg 388/97

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1997

REPEALED Building Code, O Reg 403/97

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1997

Human Rights Code, RSO 1990, c H.19

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Alcohol consumption, Tobacco use
Policy intervention: Youth access, Tobacco sales, Tobacco
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 1990

X-ray Safety Code, RRO 1990, Reg 543

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2011
Year of adoption: 1990

Highway Safety Code, RSQ, c C-24.2

Location: Québec
Risk factor: Built environment, Physical activity
Policy intervention: Road safety, Active transportation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 1986

Canada Labour Code, RSC 1985, c L-2

Location: Canada-wide
Risk factor: General, Occupational and environmental exposures
Policy intervention:
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 1985

Part II of this code deals with Occupational Health and Safety. The purpose of this Part is to prevent accidents and injury to health arising out of, linked with or occurring in the course of employment to which this Part applies.

Safety Code for the construction industry, RRQ, c S-2.1, r 4

Location: Québec
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Welding, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1981