2011 Annual Statistics

CANUTEC
January 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011

2011 Annual Statistics
  Number of calls Per 24hrs % of total
Information 7 661 21 29
Regulatory 3 780 10 15
Technical 11 576 32 44
Other 3 031 8 12
Total 26 048 71  

Source of Initial Emergency Call

Source Number
Shipper 24
Carrier 210
Consignee 4
Fire Department 291
Police 45
Hazmat Contractor 6
Poison Control Centre 21
Mutual Aid Group 8
Emergency Call Centre 42
Ambulance Service 7
Medical Facility 21
Laboratory 5
Government 98
Private Citizen 148
Manufacturing Facility 14
Distributor/Retail 5
End User 66
Other 16

Emergencies by Location

Location Number
British Columbia 139
Alberta 166
Saskatchewan 55
Manitoba 37
Ontario 310
Quebec 240
New Brunswick 18
Nova Scotia 17
Prince Edward Island 2
Newfoundland and Labrador 11
Yukon 0
Northwest Territories 2
Nunavut 1
United States 33
International 1

Total Number of Emergencies: 1032

Emergencies by Class of Dangerous Goods*

Class Number
Class 1 
Explosives
13
Class 2 
Compressed Gas
219
Class 3
Flammable Liquids
258
Class 4 
Flammable Solids
29
Class 5
Oxidizers and
Organic Peroxides 
53
Class 6 
Poisonous and
Infectious Substances
55
Class 7
Radioactives
13
Class 8
Corrosives
289
Class 9
Miscellaneous
14
NR Non-regulated 242
Mixed Load  7
Unknown  27

*includes primary and subsidiary classes, and possibly multiple DG's per emergency.

Emergencies by Transport Mode

Transport Mode Number
Road 292
Rail 142
Air 19
Marine 7
Pipeline 4
Non transport 565
Multi modal 3
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