Prevention Policies Directory

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We've listed 66 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

Artificial Tanning Regulation, Alta Reg 233/2017

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2017

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, Nu Reg 003-2016

Location: Nunavut
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2016

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, NWT Reg 039-2015

Location: Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2015
This regulation establishes the procedures to deal with workplace hazards and sets contamination limits for workers.

General, O Reg 99/14

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Personal Services Regulations, NLR 4/14

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2014

Tanning Facility Regulations, PEI Reg EC561/13

Location: Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Artificial Tanning Act, SNB 2013, c 21

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2013

Personal Service Establishment Regulations, NWT Reg 064-2012

Location: Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2013

The Saskatchewan Employment Act, SS 2014, c S-15.1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 2013

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 2012, NLR 5/12

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 2012

Tanning Regulation, Man Reg 58/2012

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2012

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

Personal Services Act, SNL 2012, c P-7.2

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2014
Year of adoption: 2012

Regulated Activities Regulation, BC Reg 161/2011

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2012
Year of adoption: 2011

Operation of Mines Regulation, Man Reg 212/2011

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2011
Year of adoption: 2011

Tanning Facilities Regulations, NS Reg 195/2011

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 2011

Tanning Beds Act, SNS 2010, c 44

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2011
Year of adoption: 2010

The Public Health Act, CCSM c P210

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: General, Infectious agents, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Hepatitis B (HBV), Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Infectious Agents, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2009

Underground Mining Regulations, NS Reg 296/2008

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2008

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

Workplace Safety and Health Regulation, Man Reg 217/2006

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2006

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, YOIC 2006/178

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 2006

Mississauga (Peel Region) Bylaw 1-06 – Business Licensing Bylaw

Location: Regional Municipality of Peel, Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2018
Year of adoption: 2006

Mines Regulations, 2003, RRS c O-1.1 Reg 2

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2004
Year of adoption: 2003

Radiation Protection Regulation, Alta Reg 182/2003

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2013
Year of adoption: 2003

Health Hazard Regulations, RRS c P-37.1 Reg 10

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2015
Year of adoption: 2002

Radiation Protection Act, RSA 2000, c R-2

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Protective clothing, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2010
Year of adoption: 2000

Occupational Safety General Regulations, NS Reg 44/99

Location: Nova Scotia
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2013
Year of adoption: 1999

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

Occupational Health and Safety Regulation, BC Reg 296/97

Location: British Columbia
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1997

Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, 1996, RRS c O-1.1 Reg 1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Smokeless tobacco, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1996

REPEALED Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, CNLR 1165/96

Location: Newfoundland and Labrador
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1996

REPEALED Mines Safety Regulation, Alta Reg 292/1995

Location: Alberta
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1995

Mine Health and Safety Regulations, NWT Reg 125-95

Location: Northwest Territories
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: 2014
Year of adoption: 1995

Mine Health And Safety Regulations, NWT Reg (Nu) 125-95

Location: Nunavut
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: 2011
Year of adoption: 1995

REPEALED Tanning Equipment Regulation, NB Reg 92-12

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1992

General Regulation, NB Reg 91-191

Location: New Brunswick
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2019
Year of adoption: 1991

Construction Projects, O Reg 213/91

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: 1991

REPEALED General Safety Regulations, RRNWT (Nu) 1990 c S-1

Location: Nunavut
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1990

Mines and Mining Plants, RRO 1990, Reg 854

Location: Ontario
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1990

REPEALED General Safety Regulations, RRNWT 1990, c S-1

Location: Northwest Territories
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1990

Public Health Act, RSPEI 1988, c P-30.1

Location: Prince Edward Island
Risk factor: General, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Indoor tanning, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2016
Year of adoption: 1988

Workplace Safety and Health Act, CCSM c W210

Location: Manitoba
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, E-cigarette, Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS), Smoke-free place, Tobacco products, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2017
Year of adoption: 1987

REPEALED General Safety Regulations, YOIC 1986A/164

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Protective clothing, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1986

Occupational Health Regulations, YOIC 1986D/164

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended: 2004
Year of adoption: 1986

This regulation sets out the occupational health and safety regulation parameters for the Yukon Territory. This includes: ventilation, air quality, asbestos control, radon gas, and other chemical hazards.

REPEALED Mine Safety Regulations, YOIC 1986B/164

Location: Yukon
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1986

REPEALED Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, RRS c O-1 Reg 1

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Nutrition, Occupational and environmental exposures, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Eye protection, Welding, Drinking water, Food provision, Nutrition, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1984

This regulation requires employers to protect the health and safety of their workers by: (1) warning employers exposed to asbestos of the health risks of asbestos exposure; (2) acquiring permission to manufacture, use, store or distribute substances such as vinyl chloride; (3) ensuring that the stipulated contamination limits for substances such as 4,4-D are met in any area where workers are normally present. 

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

REPEALED Mines Regulations, Sask Reg 284/78

Location: Saskatchewan
Risk factor: Occupational and environmental exposures, Tobacco use, UV and ionizing radiation
Policy intervention: Artificial UVR, Welding, Occupational health and safety, Smoke-free place, Tobacco smoke, Tobacco, Ultraviolet Radiation
Year last amended:
Year of adoption: 1978