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Certificate 9972

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Transport
Canada
Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
Transports
Canada
Sécurité et sûreté

Direction générale du
transport des marchandises dangereuses
330, rue Sparks
Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0N5

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

Certificate No.: SU 9972 (REN 4)

Certificate Holder: Canada Cartage System LP

Mode of Transport: Marine, Rail, Road

Issue Date: 2016-11-24

Expiry Date: 2019-01-31

CONDITIONS

1. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Canada Cartage System LP, Sonar LP, and Direct LP to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road or railway vehicle, or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are:

• UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8,

• UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, or

• UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8,

in a manner that does not comply with sections 4.15 and 4.15.3, subsection 5.1(1), and section 5.14 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are handled, offered for transport or transported in compliance with Packing Instruction 801 of Transport Canada Standard TP14850E "Small Containers for Transport of Dangerous Goods, Classes 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8, and 9, a Transport Canada Standard", 2nd Edition, October 2010, cited in the rest of this certificate as TP14850E;

(b) the rigid container, wooden slatted crate or pallet with a capacity exceeding 450 L has displayed on two opposite sides the safety marks required by sections 4.10, 4.11, and 4.12 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(c) the road or railway vehicle used to transport the dangerous goods has safety marks displayed on it in accordance with Part 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(d) in addition to the requirements of Part 6 (Training) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the certificate holder ensures that the personnel handling, offering for transport or transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate;

(e) the document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 9972 (Ren. 4)"

2. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Canada Cartage System LP, Sonar LP, and Direct LP to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road vehicle, dangerous goods that are:

• UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8,

• UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, or

• UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8,

in a manner that does not comply with subsection 5.1(1) and section 5.14 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods may be transported on shelves, which are permanently fixed and secured to the means of transport;

(b) the dangerous goods are loaded and secured on the shelves as to prevent damage, short circuits, and inadvertent movement so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of the dangerous goods that could endanger public safety;

(c) the battery terminals must not support the weight of other superimposed elements;

(d) the road vehicle used to transport the dangerous goods has safety marks displayed on it in accordance with Part 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(e) in addition to the requirements of Part 6 (Training) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the certificate holder ensures that the personnel handling, offering for transport or transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate;

(f) the document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 9972 (Ren. 4)"

Note: The issuance of this Equivalency Certificate in no way reduces the certificate holder's responsibility to comply with any other requirements of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, and the Canadian Aviation Regulationsnot specifically addressed in this certificate.

Signature of Issuing Authority

Image in permit

David Lamarche

Chief

Permits and Approvals division


(The following is for information purposes only and is not part of the certificate.)

Contact Person:

EVELYNE ANDERSON

MAIN
WINNIPEG Manitoba
R3C2E6 Canada

Telephone:

204-926-2552

Fax:

204-957-0782

E-mail:

evelyne_anderson@canadacartage.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to transport dangerous goods that are:

• UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8,

• UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, or

• UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8,

in a rigid container, a wooden slatted crate or on a pallet with a capacity exceeding 450 L. This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes the certificate holder to transport these dangerous goods on shelves, which are permanently fixed and secured to the means of transport.

Legend for Certificate Number

SH - Road, SR - Rail, SA - Air, SM - Marine

SU - More than one Mode of Transport

Ren. - Renewal



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Date modified:
2017-06-19