Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 10.49 from 2006-03-22 to 2011-09-29:


 The provisions of Part 4 of the National Fire Code apply as follows:

  • (a) areas used for the storage, handling and use of flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall meet the standards set out in subsection 4.1.5, with the exception of article 4.1.5.6;

  • (b) the drainage and disposal of flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall be in accordance with subsection 4.1.6;

  • (c) flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall be stored in storage tanks meeting the standards set out in subsection 4.1.8;

  • (d) maintenance and operating procedures shall be established to prevent the escape of flammable liquids and combustible liquids, required by subsection 4.1.6;

  • (e) general container storage and handling of flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall be in accordance with subsections 4.2.1 to 4.2.8, with the exception of paragraph 4.2.8.4(d);

  • (f) rooms used for container storage of flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall conform with subsection 4.2.9, with the exception of article 4.2.9.3;

  • (g) cabinets used for container storage of flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall conform with subsection 4.2.10;

  • (h) outdoor container storage of flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall be in accordance with subsection 4.2.11;

  • (i) storage tanks for flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall conform with section 4.3, with the exception of paragraph 4.3.13.1(1)(d), articles 4.3.13.5 and 4.3.15.2 and sentences 4.3.16.1(3) and (4);

  • (j) piping and transfer systems for flammable liquids and combustible liquids shall conform with section 4.4, with the exception of articles 4.4.6.2, 4.4.11.1 and 4.4.11.2; and

  • (k) flammable liquid and combustible liquid installations on piers and wharves shall conform with section 4.7, with the exception of article 4.7.10.2.

  • SOR/96-294, s. 2;
  • SOR/2000-374, s. 5.
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