Confined space program


The University of Waterloo Confined Space Program encompasses all confined spaces under UWaterloo control. It includes UWaterloo's buildings, grounds and off-campus sites (including field work).

Under no circumstances is anyone to enter a confined space under UWaterloo control without adhering to UWaterloo's confined space program.


To ensure compliance with the requirements of Ontario Regulation O. Reg. 632/05 - Confined Spaces. This program applies to any UWaterloo employee or student whose duties require entry and work within confined spaces at the University. Contractors and subcontractors entering confined spaces at the university must also abide by the procedures established by this document.

University of Waterloo Confined Space Program