On Board Trains Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 1.1 from 2014-10-31 to 2015-09-10:

 In these Regulations,


Act means Part II of the Canada Labour Code; (Loi)


CSA means the Canadian Standards Association; (CSA)


Commission[Repealed, SOR/95-105, s. 3]

dangerous substance

dangerous substance[Repealed, SOR/88-200, s. 1]

electrical equipment

electrical equipment means equipment for the generation, distribution or use of electricity; (outillage électrique)

first aid

first aid means emergency or other treatment or care that conforms to the recommended practices of the St. John Ambulance, the Canadian Red Cross Society, the Emergency Care Instruction Services or the Workers’ Compensation Board of British Columbia; (premiers soins)

maintenance of way equipment

maintenance of way equipment means track motor cars and other rolling stock used for maintaining rails and tracks; (véhicule d’entretien)

medical practitioner

medical practitioner[Repealed, SOR/88-200, s. 1]

on-board accommodation

on-board accommodation means living, eating or sleeping quarters provided on rolling stock by an employer for the accommodation of employees; (logement à bord)

qualified person

qualified person means, in respect of a specified duty, a person who, because of his knowledge, training and experience, is qualified to perform that duty safely and properly; (personne qualifiée)

regional safety officer

regional safety officer[Repealed, SOR/2014-148, s. 15]

rolling stock

rolling stock means a locomotive, caboose, self-propelled car, box car, tank car, maintenance of way equipment, snow-plow, flanger and other mobile equipment designed to move on wheels on rails or tracks; (matériel roulant)

toilet room

toilet room means a room that contains a toilet. (cabinet de toilette)

  • SOR/88-200, s. 1;
  • SOR/95-105, s. 3;
  • SOR/2014-148, s. 15.
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