The Ontario Ministry of Labour has released new legislative/regulatory requirements in regards to the installation of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. These new requirements,  for those working directly on solar photovoltaic systems, may include:

  • Fundamentals of electrical hazards;
  • Fall protection requirements and the use of fall protection equipment;
  • The safe handling, use, and transport of materials;
  • The safe use of ladders;
  • Hazards and controls while working on sloped roofing;
  • Hazards and controls while working at the edge of the roof;
  • Hazards and controls while working around covered skylights and roof openings;
  • Pre-installation checks, emergency plan, and first aid.

For complete information please visit the MOL website here.

By | 2017-06-16T19:40:26+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|Health & Safety Awareness Training, Industry News, Safety Training|Comments Off on ALERT: PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS