Proposed Rules Transport Canada Alerts

June 6, 2015: (NPRM) Transport Canada Proposes Amendment to TDG Regulations

Transport Canada is proposing an amendment to the TDG Regulations that would revise the incident reporting requirements. The proposed amendment will also include a new definition of release, amendments to the reporting requirements to introduce circumstances under which a report is required, reporting the loss or theft of dangerous goods, exceptions where reporting obligations do not apply, and new reporting criteria for misdeclared or undeclared dangerous goods.
Comments on the proposed amendment are being accepted in writing until July 6, 2015.

Regulations Amending the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, Part 8, Reporting requirements