April 1, 2015: New Working at Heights Training Standard to Take Effect
The new Working at Heights Training Program Standard, which will be mandatory as of April 1, 2015, will ensure everyone using fall protection systems is consistently trained and better protected on the job. The training standard applies to all construction projects covered by the Regulations for Construction Projects and includes:
- Rights and responsibilities related to working at heights
- Hazard identification
- Ladder safety
- Proper usage of PPE.