OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 24 Toilets and Washing Facilities

Section 355 Drinking fluids

(1) An employer must ensure that an adequate supply of drinking fluids is available to workers at a work site.

(2) The drinking fluids available at a work site must include potable water.

(3) Unless water is provided by a drinking fountain, the employer must ensure that an adequate supply of single-use drinking cups is provided in a sanitary container located by the water supply.

(4) If there are outlets at a work site for both potable water and non-potable fluid, the employer must ensure that the outlet for potable water has a prominent label that clearly indicates drinking water.