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Part 7 – Personal Protective Equipment

Part/Section Title Section Reference Approved Agency/Standard
General responsibilities 7-2(1)(a) CSA Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group)
ANSI American National Standards Institute
ISO International Organization for Standardization
ULC Underwriters Laboratories of Canada
NFPA National Fire Protection Agency
NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Respiratory protective devices 7-3(1)(a) CAN/CSA Z94.4-18 Selection, Use, and Care of Respirators
7-3(1)(a)(iv) CAN/CSA Z94.4-18 Selection, Use, and Care of Respirators
7-3(1)(b) CAN/CSA Z94.4-18 Selection, Use, and Care of Respirators
7-3(2)(d) CAN/CSA Z94.4-18 Selection, Use, and Care of Respirators
Working in dangerous atmospheres 7-5(1) CAN/CSA Z180.1-13 (R2018) Compressed Breathing Air and Systems
CAN/CSA Z94.4-18 Selection, Use, and Care of Respirators
Protective headwear 7-6(1) CSA Z94.1-15 Industrial Protective Headwear - Performance, Selection, Care, and Use
7-6(3) CSA Z94.1-15 Industrial Protective Headwear - Performance, Selection, Care, and Use
Workers using all terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, etc. 7-7(2)(a) CSA Z94.1-15 Industrial Protective Headwear - Performance, Selection, Care, and Use
7-7(2)(b) 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
Eye and face protectors 7-8(2) 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
Skin protection 7-9(1) CAN/CGSB 155.20-2017 Workwear for Protection Against Hydrocarbon Flash Fire and Optionally Steam and Hot Fluids
NFPA (Fire) 2112 Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire, 2018 Edition
NFPA (Fire) 2113 Standard on Selection, Care, Use, and Maintenance of Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire, 2020 Edition
ISO 11611:2015 Protective Clothing for Use in Welding and Allied Processes
7-9(2) CAN/CGSB 155.20-2017 Workwear for Protection Against Hydrocarbon Flash Fire and Optionally Steam and Hot Fluids
NFPA (Fire) 2112 Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire, 2018 Edition
NFPA (Fire) 2113 Standard on Selection, Care, Use, and Maintenance of Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire, 2020 Edition
ISO 11611:2015 Protective Clothing for Use in Welding and Allied Processes
7-9(3) CSA Z462-18 Workplace Electrical Safety
NFPA (Fire) 70E Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace, 2018 Edition
NFPA (Fire) 2112 Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire, 2018 Edition
NFPA (Fire) 2113 Standard on Selection, Care, Use, and Maintenance of Flame-Resistant Garments for Protection of Industrial Personnel Against Flash Fire, 2015 Edition
Footwear 7-11(1)(b) CSA Z195-14 Protective Footwear
CSA Z195.1-16 Guideline on Selection, Care and Use of Protective Footwear
7-11(3)(b) CSA Z195-14 Protective Footwear
CSA Z195.1-16 Guideline on Selection, Care and Use of Protective Footwear
7-11(4)(a) CSA Z195-14 Protective Footwear
CSA Z195.1-16 Guideline on Selection, Care and Use of Protective Footwear
Hand and arm protection 7-12(2) CSA Z462-18 Workplace Electrical Safety
Exposure to noise 7-14(1)(a) CSA Z94.2-14 Hearing Protection Devices - Performance, Selection, Care, and Use
Lifelines 7-15(5)(a)(ii) CSA Z259.13-16 Manufactured Horizontal Lifeline Systems
Personal fall arrest systems 7-16(1) CSA Z259.2.5-17 Fall Arresters and Vertical Lifelines
CSA Z259.12-16 Connecting Components for Personal Fall Arrest Systems (PFAS)
CSA Z259.2.4-15 Fall Arresters and Vertical Rigid Rails
CSA Z259.13-16 Manufactured Horizontal Lifeline Systems
CSA Z259.16-15 Design of Active Fall-Protection Systems
CSA Z259.11-17 Personal Energy Absorbers and Lanyards
CSA Z259.2.2-17 Self-Retracting Devices
CSA Z259.15-17 Anchorage Connectors
CSA Z259.10-18 Full Body Harnesses
Full-body harness 7-17(a) CSA Z259.10-18 Full Body Harnesses
CSA Z259.12-16 Connecting Components for Personal Fall Arrest Systems (PFAS)
Snap hooks on personal fall arrest system 7-18 CSA Z259.12-16 Connecting Components for Personal Fall Arrest Systems (PFAS)
Lanyards 7-19(b)(ii) CSA Z259.11-17 Personal Energy Absorbers and Lanyards
7-19(d) CSA Z259.11-17 Personal Energy Absorbers and Lanyards
Protection against drowning 7-22(1) Transport Canada (or an agency approved by Transport Canada)

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