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Health, Safety and Compensation Regulations (Amendment)
(Filed December 19, 2016)
Under the authority of section 92.5 of the Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council makes the following regulations.
Bernard M. Coffey, Q.C.
Ss.23.1 & 23.2 Added
1. The Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Regulations are amended by adding immediately after section 23 the following:
23.1 For the purposes of paragraph 92.2(2)(a) of the Act, the minimum cumulative periods of service for the listed diseases are as follows:
23.2 An employer shall provide the following information to the commission in relation to a firefighter or volunteer firefighter who is diagnosed with a listed disease:
(a) the number of fire scenes, other than forest fire scenes, that the firefighter or volunteer firefighter attended;
(b) the firefighter or volunteer firefighter's years of service as a firefighter or volunteer firefighter;
(c) other information required under the Act; and
(d) any other information the commission considers necessary.