On Board Trains Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (SOR/87-184)

Regulations are current to 2016-01-25 and last amended on 2015-09-14. Previous Versions

Moving and Coupling

 Where there is an accumulation, spill or leak of a hazardous substance from rolling stock, no person other than a qualified person shall move the rolling stock or couple any other rolling stock to it.

  • SOR/88-200, s. 14;
  • SOR/2015-143, s. 73(F).

Instructions and Training

 Every employee shall be instructed and trained in

  • (a) the procedures to be followed by him in the event of an emergency; and

  • (b) the location, use and operation of fire extinguishers and emergency equipment provided by the employer.

PART XIVHazard Prevention Program

 Despite section 1.4 of the Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, Part XIX of those Regulations applies in respect of employees on trains while in operation and in respect of all persons granted access to such trains by the employer, with the following modifications:

  • (a) the reference to “section 15.3” in paragraphs 19.3(1)(e), 19.4(f) and 19.6(1)(c) is to be read as a reference to section 11.2 of these Regulations; and

  • (b) the reference to “these Regulations” in paragraph 19.6(1)(d) is to be read as a reference to these Regulations.

  • SOR/2015-143, s. 71.

PART XVViolence Prevention in the Work Place

 Despite section 1.4 of the Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, Part XX of those Regulations applies in respect of employees on trains while in operation and in respect of all persons granted access to such trains by the employer.

  • SOR/2015-143, s. 71.
 
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