OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 35 Health Care and Industries with Biological Hazards

Section 528 Health Care policies and procedures

The employer must establish policies and procedures dealing with the storage, handling, use and disposal of biohazardous materials. As required by section 8 of the OHS Regulation, these policies and procedures must be in writing and available to workers. The procedures in particular should take into account the educational level, literacy and language of the workers to whom the procedures apply.