The following information is provided to all members of the University of Waterloo community, pursuant to Ontario Regulation 278/05 – Designated Substance – Asbestos on Construction Projects and in Buildings and Repair Operations. Please ensure that everyone in your building or sector of responsibility has a copy of this document.
Ontario’s Ministry of Labour (MOL) inspectors have begun to fan out across the province, visiting workplaces to check records, observe, and ask questions about your chemical handling practices. This province-wide chemical handling blitz will be taking place from September 19th to October 31st.
What are some things inspectors will be looking for?