Dec. 19: Deadline for Comments on WHMIS-Related Changes


The MOL proposed amendments to certain provisions of the OHS Act that set out WHMIS-related duties and to certain requirements in the WHMIS Regulation. Written comments may be submitted until Dec. 19, 2014. The proposed amendments are part of the national adoption of the GHS. The federal government has taken steps to implement the GHS and is finalizing new Hazardous Products Regulations to replace the existing Controlled Products Regulations.