Technical regulations describe the legal obligations of contractors and duty holders working in the technologies regulated by Technical Safety BC. They apply to everyone who installs, alters, maintains or operates these specific types of regulated equipment.
- Alternative Safety Approaches
- Amusement Devices
- Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Refrigeration
- Elevating Devices
- Passenger Ropeways
In addition to the technology-specific regulations, a number of non-technical regulations cover items such as how fees are set.
Safety orders are regulatory instruments issued by a Technical Safety BC provincial safety manager to prevent or reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to property. Compliance is mandatory and enforceable by Technical Safety BC.
Directives are regulatory instruments issued by a Technical Safety BC safety officer or safety manager that clarify or provide new interpretation, application or operation of a regulation or code. Compliance is mandatory.
Information Bulletins provide helpful information and clarification on safety, administrative requirements or other matters that affect a particular technology.