Dec. 17: Noise Protection Requirements Updated and Extended


The MOL extended noise protection requirements to all Ontario workplaces. The new regulation, which takes effect July 1, 2016, updates and replaces the noise protection requirements set out in the regulations for industrial establishments; mines and mining plants; and oil and gas-offshore; and extends these requirements to:

  • Farming operations
  • Construction projects
  • Healthcare facilities
  • Schools
  • Fire and police services
  • Amusement parks.