Ontario: Annual Statutes



Long Title

83 An Act respecting the Occupational Health and Occupational Safety of Workers HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Ontario enacts as follows 1. "committee" means a joint health and safety committee established under this Act, 1976, c. 79 s. 1 (a), amended. 2. "competent person" means a person who i. is qualified because of his knowledge, training and experience to organize the work and its performance ii. is familiar with the provisions of this Act and the regulations that apply to the work and iii. has knowledge of any potential or actual danger to health or safety in the work place New. 3. "construction" includes erection, alteration, repair dismantling, demolition, structural maintenance painting, land clearing, earth moving, grading excavating, trenching, digging, boring, drilling, blast- ing, or concreting, the installation of any machinery or plant, and any work or undertaking in connection with a project, 1973, c. 47, s. 1 (d), amended. 4. "constructor" means a person who undertakes a project for an owner and includes an owner who undertakes all or part of a project by himself or by more than one employer, 1973, c. 47, s. 1 (e), amended.

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Bibliographic Citation

The Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1978, SO 1978, c 83