Dangerous Goods

  • The Committee follows regulatory changes (Transport Canada, ICAO, Lithium Batteries)
  • ATAC participates on th TDG General Policy Advisory Council as air transportation representatives
  • New Packing Instructions ICAO in force January 1, 2011.
  • Domestically the "big" issue will be the new requirements on DG Security. Under new "SIMS" directorate (surface and multi modal security within Transport Canada).
  • ATAC supports the development of a lithium batteries public awareness program.

ICAO Dangerous Goods
http://legacy.icao.int/anb/fls

Transport Canda
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/tdg/safety-menu.htm

SIMS
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/railsecurity/menu.htm