Changes to Emergency Planning for Chemical and Biological Agents
January 24, 2024 | News
A full summary of the changes can be found here. Highlights include:
- The obligation to “prepare” an inventory of hazardous drugs was amended to “prepare and maintain” to ensure it is kept up to date.
- Evaluation of Safety Data Sheets will be added to the risk assessment process.
- Assigned roles and responsibilities will be required for emergency planning.
If you have questions about the requirements, you can reach out to Jennifer Derksen at JDerksen@SafeCareBC.ca or 604-630-5572 ext. 238.