Danger

Definition(s)


Danger

“Danger” means any existing or potential practice or condition or any current or future set of circumstances that poses an unacceptably high risk with respect to causing injury or illness to a person, whether or not the injury or illness occurs immediately or results in delayed effects that are deleterious to health or safety.

Source:  Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Occupational Health & Safety Requirements, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, Canada, December 2000. Regulations