March 5: New Edition of Electrical Safety Standard Available


The 2015 edition of CSA Z462 Workplace Electrical Safety reflects a major shift towards risk assessment. Highlights:

  • New definitions that harmonize with other safety standards such as CSA Z1000 and Z1002
  • Direction on integrating electrical safety training programs into OHS management systems
  • Recognized methods for identifying electrical hazards and assessing risk
  • Best safety practices and training requirements for work on and around electrical equipment.