The MOL has proposed amendments to various provisions of Regulation 854, which applies to mines and mining plants. Comments are due by May 9. In addition to adding occupational noise requirements, the proposed amendments include updates to:
- Training requirements to reflect changes in training programs approved by the Ministry of Training, Universities and Colleges
- Diesel exhaust exposure limits
- Provisions related to mine hoisting plants
- Requirements pertaining to work on wheel and tire assemblies
- Mine rescue provisions.