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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 14.48 from 2006-03-22 to 2019-06-24:

 Where an employee is required manually to lift or carry loads weighing in excess of 10 kg, the employer shall instruct and train the employee

  • (a) in a safe method of lifting and carrying the loads that will minimize the stress on the body; and

  • (b) in a work procedure appropriate to the employee’s physical condition and the conditions of the work place.

  • SOR/96-400, s. 1

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