Oil and Gas Occupational Safety and Health Regulations

Version of section 15.8 from 2006-03-22 to 2014-05-28:


 Where a fuel tank, compressed gas cylinder or similar container contains a hazardous substance and is mounted on materials handling equipment, it shall be

  • (a) so located or protected that under all conditions it is not hazardous to the safety or health of an employee who is required to operate or ride on the materials handling equipment; and

  • (b) connected to fuel overflow and vent pipes that are so located that fuel spills and vapours cannot

    • (i) be ignited by hot exhaust pipes or other hot or sparking parts, or

    • (ii) be hazardous to the safety or health of any employee who is required to operate or ride on the materials handling equipment.

  • SOR/88-199, s. 19
  • SOR/94-165, s. 56(F)
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