Effective Friday, September 17, a province-wide mandatory masking order will be implemented for all indoor public spaces. 

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Part 32 – Additional Protection for Fire Fighters

Part/Section Title Section Reference Approved Agency/Standard
Personal protective equipment 32-10 NFPA (Fire) 1971 Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, 2018 Edition

The Occupational Health and Safety Division recommends that employers consider the adoption of:

NFPA (Fire) 1851 Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Protective Ensembles for Structural Fire Fighting and Proximity Fire Fighting, 2014 Edition
CAN/CGSB 155.22-2014 Fireline Workwear for Wildland Firefighters
CSA Z96-15 High-Visibility Safety Apparel
CSA Z96.1-08 (R2013) Guideline on Selection, Use, and Care of High-Visibility Safety Apparel
CAN/CSA Z94.4-18 Selection, Use, and Care of Respirators
CSA Z94.3-15 Eye and Face Protectors
CSA Z94.3.1-16 Guideline for Selection, Use, and Care of Protective Eyewear
ANSI/ISEA Z87.1-2015 American National Standard for Occupational and Educational Personal Eye and Face Protection Devices
CSA Z94.2-14 Hearing Protection Devices - Performance, Selection, Care, and Use
Personal alert safety system 32-12(1) NFPA (Fire) 1982 Standard on Personal Alert Safety Systems (PASS), 2018 Edition
Safety ropes, harnesses and hardware 32-13 NFPA (Fire) 1858 Standard on Selection, Care, and Maintenance of Life Safety Rope and Equipment for Emergency Services, 2018 Edition
NFPA (Fire) 1983 Standard on Life Safety Rope and Equipment for Emergency Services, 2017 Edition

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