Prevention Policies Directory

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We've listed 33 policies under your selection of "Policy intervention". The most recently adopted policies are first.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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