2013 Annual Statistics

2013 Annual Statistics
Total Number of Calls Type of Calls
Technical Regulation Information Other
22 016 10 453 3 120 6 178 2 265

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

Source of Initial Emergency Call

Source Number
Shipper 29
Fire Department 301
Police Department 43
Hazmat Contractor 6
Consignee 4
Carrier 151
End User 72
Manufacturing Facility 18
Government 72
Private Citizen 140
Laboratory 2
Emergency Call Centre 34
Mutual Aid Group 3
Ambulance Service 6
Poison Control Centre 27
Distributor/Retail 12
Medical Facility 11
Others 9

Emergencies by Location

Location Number
British Columbia 113
Alberta 108
Saskatchewan 51
Manitoba 52
Ontario 308
Quebec 225
New Brunswick 20
Nova Scotia 14
Prince Edward Island 5
Newfoundland and Labrador 12
Northwest Territories 5
Yukon 1
Nunavut 0
United States 23
International 3

Emergencies by Class of Dangerous Goods*

Class Number
Class 1 9
Class 2 174
Class 3 219
Class 4 21
Class 5 60
Class 6 49
Class 7 18
Class 8 301
Class 9 15
Non-regulated 204
Mixed Load 12
Unknown 48

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

Emergencies by Transport Mode

Transport Mode Number
Road 204
Rail 121
Air 13
Marine 7
Pipeline 0
Non transport 573
Multimodal 5
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