DANGEROUS GOODS

  • The Committee follows regulatory changes (Transport Canada, ICAO, Lithium Batteries)

  • ATAC participates on the 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 Canada
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/tdg/safety-menu.htm

 

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