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  • Requirement to register boilers and pressure vessels for agricultural use as of July 1

    May 02, 2021
    The exemption that was previously in place for boilers and pressure equipment used for agricultural purposes was revoked last summer due to growing safety concerns that were also highlighted by the Auditor General in her 2018 report.
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  • TSSA Accepting Applications for Operating Engineers Alternate Rules Path 1 Starting February 22

    Feb 22, 2021
    Beginning February 22, 2021, TSSA is accepting submissions for plants under Path 1 of Alternate Rules.
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  • New process to schedule Boiler and Pressure Vessel and Operating Engineers inspections effective March 1, 2021

    Feb 19, 2021
    Inspections are scheduled based on the time of the request, priority level and inspector availability. Agents will respond to your inspection request within one business day.
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  • Important changes to BPV/OE inspection scheduling and the Certificate of Inspection (COI) process

    Jan 30, 2021
    On March 1, 2021, we are moving to centralized scheduling for BPV and OE inspections. On March 16, 2021, we are implementing an automated process for Certificates of Inspection (COIs).
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  • 6 people killed after liquid nitrogen leak at Georgia food processing plant

    Jan 30, 2021
    Brackett said there was no explosion, and the cause of the leak remains under investigation. Nicholas Ancrum, vice president of human resources at Foundation Food Group, said preliminary reports indicated a nitrogen line ruptured.
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  • TSSA Announces the BPV Code Adoption Document goes into effect February 1, 2021

    Jan 28, 2021
    The consultation summary will remain on the website until August 1st, 2021.
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  • Gas explosion rips through Madrid building, killing 3

    Jan 28, 2021
    At least eight people were injured in the blast, one seriously, the Madrid emergency service said in a tweet. And a technician who was working on the boiler is missing, according to the Spanish government's representative for the Madrid region, Jose Manuel Franco, who confirmed the three dead.
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  • 4 die after explosion at U.K. waste water plant: police

    Dec 04, 2020
    Four people died following an explosion in a silo that holds treated biosolids at a wastewater treatment plant near the southwest England city of Bristol, police said Thursday.
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  • TSSA PUBLISHES BOILERS AND PRESSURE VESSELS SAFETY PROGRAM CODE ADOPTION DOCUMENT (CAD)

    Dec 04, 2020
    Based on the comments received, TSSA is making four minor changes to the BPV CAD to improve its clarity. These changes include clarifying two references to publication names, removing a redundancy, and adding an explanatory note for clarity (e.g. this note is not a part of the CAD text but it provides additional information and guidance).
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  • Changes Coming to TSSA Programs and Fee Structure

    Nov 22, 2020
    This organizational transformation has us focused on improving public safety in Ontario, building stronger partnerships and reducing unnecessary administrative burden
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