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Is a Placard Required?

This post was originally published in March 2017 and has been updated in September 2020 for accuracy. Answers from the...

Karrie Ishmael
Karrie Ishmael

Renewal Update of COVID-19 Temporary Certificates from Transport Canada

Transport Canada has provided an update to the temporary certificates that were issued relating to COVID-19 with most of them...

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Racheal Mani

“OVERPACK” Markings – Overdone?

This post was originally published in July 2015 and has been updated in August 2020 for accuracy. The Issue The...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

UN3363 Dangerous Goods in Machinery or Apparatus

This post was originally published in November 2017 and has been updated in August 2020 for accuracy. When Can I...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

How to Ship Damaged or Defective Lithium Batteries

This post was originally published in June 2018 and has been updated in August 2020 for accuracy. Regular Damaged or...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

Health Canada Recalls Unsafe Hand Sanitizers

Finding protective supplies during the pandemic has been a struggle. One of the hardest-hit products is hand sanitizer, which most...

Barbara Foster
Barbara Foster

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Renewal Update of COVID-19 Temporary Certificates from Transport Canada

Transport Canada has provided an update to the temporary certificates that were issued relating to COVID-19 with most of them...

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Racheal Mani

“OVERPACK” Markings – Overdone?

This post was originally published in July 2015 and has been updated in August 2020 for accuracy. The Issue The...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

How to Ship Damaged or Defective Lithium Batteries

This post was originally published in June 2018 and has been updated in August 2020 for accuracy. Regular Damaged or...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

Requirements When Shipping Lithium Batteries

This post was originally published in October 2016 and has been updated in August 2020 for accuracy. Lithium Battery Labels...

Suzanne Levac
Suzanne Levac

To be or not to be Compliant?

With all of the dangerous goods regulations in place, we expect a certain level of safety when encountering the various...

Michael Zendano
Michael Zendano

Screening for Dangerous Goods, What Does the Future Hold?

A while back I wrote a frightening blog regarding testing that was performed by the FAA that determined that if...

Michael Zendano
Michael Zendano

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2018 TDG Registration and Fines FAQ

REGISTRATION and FINES and FAQs, OH MY! February and March contain some interesting items potentially impacting the Canadian TDG landscape…...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

TDG Marine Amendment Clarified (SOR/2017-253)

Let’s Have the FAQs! Transport Canada published an FAQ (“Frequently Asked Question”) summary on January 17 to clarify and provide...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown

Regulatory Helpdesk: November 20, 2017

Top 5 Questions from the Regulatory Helpdesk Welcome back to the Regulatory Helpdesk where we answer your dangerous goods &...

Karrie Ishmael
Karrie Ishmael

WHMIS 2015 FAQ

Or: “When I use a word,” Humpty Dumpty said, … “it means just what I choose it to mean …”...

Clifton J. Brown
Clifton Brown