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Explosives Regulations, 2013

Version of section 139 from 2013-11-27 to 2014-01-31:

The following provision is not in force.

Marginal note:Spills or accidents

  •  (1) A person who complies with subsection (2) may remove Footnote *explosives from, or repackage explosives at, the site of an accident or spill.

  • Marginal note:Requirements

    (2) The person who carries out the activity must ensure that the following requirements are met:

    • (a) precautions that minimize the likelihood of an ignition must be taken;

    • (b) any packaging used must prevent the explosives involved from leaking or spilling and minimize the likelihood of an accidental ignition; and

    • (c) the Chief Inspector of Explosives must be notified of the accident or spill within 12 hours after the removal or repackaging begins.

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