OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 30 Demolition

Section 417 Hazardous substances

Before demolition begins and while demolition work continues, an employer must ensure that

(a) all chemical and biological substances that may be hazardous to workers during demolition are removed from the structure or the part of the structure that is being demolished, and

(b) existing concrete at the work site is not disturbed or removed until any embedded facilities have been isolated or their location marked in accordance with section 447.