Enabling you to identify and mitigate the intrinsic risk in your operations, supply chains and business processes.
Evaluating how your products and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards.
Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets.
Because playpens are intended to be used for unsupervised sleep for children, they need to provide a safe and secure environment. The Canadian Playpen Regulations first came into effect in September 1976, and underwent significant revision in 1991. Over the last 25 years, there has been significant progress in playpen design and function. The Health Canada proposal to revise the Playpen Regulations, SOR/2016-189, is to address the evolution in design and function of these products, while improving their safety and harmonizing the requirements with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission rules for these products, where possible.
Significant sections of the proposed regulation include:
Comments on the proposed regulation can be submitted until July 6, 2017.
The Proposed Regulation can be viewed at: http://www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p1/2017/2017-04-22/html/reg2-eng.php
Comments on the proposal can be submitted at: http://www.gazette.gc.ca/consult/consult-eng.html#i1
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