Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University


Persons or companies supplying any product, or equipment to TRU shall ensure that the following responsibilities are complied with:

  1. All materials, goods, supplies and equipment ordered by TRU and furnished by an independant supplier shall be packaged and shipped in accordance with all Federal, Provincial and Municipal laws and regulations.
  2. Where any substance designated as a controlled product under the WHMIS legislation is supplied, the necessary documentation, including, but not limited to the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) shall be provided to the TRU Health and Safety Department at the same time as the shipment is made.
  3. All electrical equipment intended for use within TRU shall be certified to CSA standards in order to comply with Provincial Electrical Safety Branch regulations. Where any electrical equipment is received without the necessary certification, the University-college reserves the right to return it to the supplier at their cost.
  4. All documentation required under the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act and Regulations shall be provided at the time of shipment. Containers of "dangerous goods" shall be appropriately labelled prior to shipment.
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