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On Board Trains Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (SOR/87-184)

Regulations are current to 2024-05-01 and last amended on 2023-12-15. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE I(Section 3.3)

Levels of Lighting in Cabooses, Locomotives and Maintenance of Way Equipment

ItemColumn IColumn II
AreaLevel of lighting (lx)
1Work surfaces while being used to read or write operating orders, timetables or other operating documents220
2Work surfaces of equipment while being repaired or maintained220
3Corridors, passageways, toilet rooms and on-board accommodations while being used by employees30
4Areas where meters and gauges are located, other than those that are self-illuminated30
  • SOR/2015-143, ss. 14(F), 15

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