Explosives Regulations, 2013
Marginal note:Shipping — vehicle
493 (1) When more than 1 kg of ammonium nitrate is shipped by vehicle,
(a) each access point on the portion of the vehicle containing the ammonium nitrate must be locked or sealed with a security cable immediately after the shipment is loaded; and
(b) the driver of the vehicle must be provided with a written notice stating that
(i) the ammonium nitrate is to be Footnote *attended unless the vehicle is either parked in a secure location or the vehicle and load are locked,
(ii) the driver is to inspect all locks and, if seals are present, inspect all seals at each stop and at the final destination, and
(iii) the driver must immediately report to the component seller any signs of theft, attempted theft or tampering and any loss that is not attributable to normal operations.
Marginal note:Shipping — train
(2) When ammonium nitrate is shipped by rail,
(a) each access point on the rail car containing the ammonium nitrate must be locked or sealed with a security cable immediately after the shipment is loaded; and
(b) a means must be in place to track the shipment on a daily basis until delivery occurs and to investigate if the shipment does not arrive at its destination.
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