2012 Annual Statistics

2012 Annual Statistics
Total Number of Calls Type of Calls
Technical Regulation Information Other
22 888 9 906 3 348 7 093 2 541

1042 CALLS REPRESENTED AN EMERGENCY SITUATION (SEE THE DISTRIBUTION BELOW)

Source of Initial Emergency Call

Source Number
Shipper 32
Fire Department 297
Police Department 37
Hazmat Contractor 10
Consignee 7
Carrier 152
End User 64
Manufacturing Facility 16
Government 122
Private Citizen 172
Laboratory 5
Emergency Call Centre 32
Mutual Aid Group 1
Ambulance Service 7
Poison Control Centre 17
Distributor/Retail 15
Medical Facility 39
Others 17

Emergencies by Location

Location Number
British Columbia 161
Alberta 142
Saskatchewan 54
Manitoba 44
Ontario 334
Quebec 211
New Brunswick 28
Nova Scotia 17
Prince Edward Island 4
Newfoundland and Labrador 9
Northwest Territories 1
Yukon 3
Nunavut 3
United States 29
International 2

Emergencies by Class of Dangerous Goods*

Class Number
Class 1 23
Class 2 181
Class 3 237
Class 4 25
Class 5 61
Class 6 62
Class 7 23
Class 8 311
Class 9 21
Non-regulated 214
Mixed Load 10
Unknown 56

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

Emergencies by Transport Mode

Transport Mode Number
Road 257
Rail 111
Air 18
Marine 22
Pipeline 3
Non transport 606
Multimodal 8
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