POA Decision – 2002/07/16-05 – Amendments to Part 33 of the Occupational Health & Safety Regulation
The Panel of Administrators approved amendments to Part 33 of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (OHSR) which enable comprehensive examination and certification of Occupational First Aid Attendants by organizations external to the WCB. The amendments do not change substantive requirements for the provision of first aid services, supplies and facilities. The amendments came into force 90 days after deposit with the Registrar of Regulations. The Board has given notice and held a public hearing on these amendments in accordance with Section 226(1) of the Workers Compensation Act. These amendments were part of an on-going review of the OHSR.