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Personal Protective Equipment - Fall Protection

Publication Date: 
May 29 / 2015

The Personal Protective Equipment Fall Protection code of practice provides basic guidelines to ensure worker safety in the workplace through the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) in the form of fall protection. The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations require the use of fall protection PPE when working at an elevation of 3 m (10 ft.) or more. The code of practice provides clarity about regulatory requirements, applicable CSA standards and overall information about fall protection.