• Content last reviewed: May 2016


New requirements for high-visibility safety apparel

On July 1, 2016, new requirements come into force under the Regulation for Mines and Mining Plants that will strengthen and improve requirements for high-visibility safety apparel in the mining sector. Section 262 and 263 of Regulation 854 (Mines and Mining Plants) under the Occupational Health and Safety Act have been amended to indicate that workers in mining shall wear high-visibility safety apparel that makes the worker visible to others in the workplace. View the amending regulation.

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