Employers in Manitoba must train their workers about the safety and health hazards associated with the controlled products in their workplaces.
Who is Exempt from WHMIS? (This is the same as Ontario)
The Act does not apply to:
Federal workplaces are covered under a different law: the Canada Labour Code. However, federal authorities accept that outside contractors and their employees, while in federal workplaces, are under provincial jurisdiction. If there is any question about whether you or your workplace is covered by the Act, contact your nearest Ministry of Labour office.