|A roundup of important new legislation, regulations, court cases and board rulings that we covered in 2013 in the OHS Insider newsletter.
LAW OF THE YEAR
The Regulation to Amend the Regulation Respecting Occupational Health and Safety and the Safety Code for the Construction Industry took effect June 6, 2013, and imposes new obligations on employers regarding safe management of asbestos. For example, employers have two years to conduct an inspection and locate flocking and heat insulating material containing asbestos.
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