Tag "Propane"

Signage Requirements for Propane Cylinder Exchange Facilities

Under the Propane Code Adoption Document (CAD)  FS-211-14 issued last August, and effective October 1, 2014, propane cylinder exchange facilities are now required to have signage on entry doors that

Director’s Update, John Marshall, Fuels Safety Program

In this episode of Safety Matters, TSSA’s Director of Fuels Safety John Marshall joins host Greg Kerr to talk about new developments and current issues in the fuels sector. Interview

BBQ Safety Tips – Using Social Media to Get Our Message Out

Public education is an important component of TSSA’s public safety mandate, particularly in the Fuels and Elevating Devices program areas. (Think carbon monoxide and propane safety in the former; elevators,

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Q & A with TSSA – Propane Tank Clearances

TSSA recently received an inquiry about B149.2.10, Section 7.10.2 – which deals with clearance of propane tanks to buildings. Mark Westen, Training and Certification Advisor with TSSA Fuels Safety Program, provides

Certification Requirements for BBQ Assemblers

UPDATE… In 2015, Ontario’s Ministry of Government and Consumer Services  introduced amendments to the regulatory requirement that retail employees assembling propane and natural gas BBQs and other outdoor fuel appliances

Fuels Safety Program Director John Marshall on Proposals to Enhance Propane Safety & Minimize Burden on Business

After extensive consultation with the propane industry, propane license holders, Office of the Fire Marshal, provincial ministries, various municipalities, and a host of applicable stakeholders, TSSA and the Ministry of