Carriages and Strollers Regulations (SOR/85-379)

Regulations are current to 2016-05-12 and last amended on 2011-06-20. Previous Versions

 Every component of a product that is small enough to be placed in the small parts cylinder described in Schedule VIII shall be so fitted or affixed to the product that the component will not become detached from the product when subjected to a force of 90 N applied in any direction.

  • SOR/2004-65, s. 10.

 Every product shall be so designed and constructed as to preclude injury from shearing or pinching.

  •  (1) Every metal part of a product shall be free of burrs, sharp edges, corners, points or projections.

  • (2) Every cut edge of the metal tubing of a product that is accessible to an occupant of the product shall be protected by a cap that will remain in place when subjected to a force of 90 N applied in any direction.

  • (3) Every exposed wooden or plastic part of a product shall be smoothly finished to eliminate rough or sharp edges, corners or points and be free from splits, cracks or other defects.

  • (4) The threaded end of every bolt of a product that is accessible to an occupant of the product shall be protected by an acorn nut or other suitable device.

 Every open hole in a metal, plastic or wooden component or a component of a similar material of a product that is accessible to an occupant of the product shall be of such size and shape that a person can insert into it a rod 5 mm or less in diameter or 10 mm or more in a diameter.

  • SOR/91-350, s. 4;
  • SOR/2011-17, s. 45.
 
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