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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 15.8 from 2019-06-25 to 2021-06-30:

  •  (1) The employer shall make a report in writing, without delay, in the form set out in Schedule I to this Part setting out the information required by that form, including the results of the investigation referred to in paragraph 15.4(1)(a), where that investigation discloses that the hazardous occurrence resulted in any one of the following circumstances:

    • (a) a disabling injury to an employee;

    • (b) an electric shock, toxic atmosphere or oxygen deficient atmosphere that caused an employee to lose consciousness;

    • (c) the implementation of rescue, revival or other similar emergency procedures; or

    • (d) a fire or an explosion.

  • (2) The employer shall submit a copy of the report referred to in subsection (1)

    • (a) without delay, to the work place committee or the health and safety representative; and

    • (b) within 14 days after the hazardous occurrence, to the Minister.

  • SOR/89-479, s. 1
  • SOR/94-263, s. 59
  • SOR/2002-208, s. 33
  • SOR/2014-148, s. 9
  • SOR/2019-246, s. 115(F)

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