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ASTM International, formerly known as American Society for Testing and Materials, is an international standards organization that develops and publishes voluntary consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services.

  On January 15, 2019 in ONTARIO,  the TSSA’s Amusement Devices Code Adoption Document (CAD) was adopted.  This CAD will adopt the ASTM suite of amusement device standards as detailed in F2783 Standard Practice for Design, Manufacture, operation, Maintenance and Inspection of Amusement Rides and Devices in Canada. In addition for new devices requiring to follow the requirements of F2783 if submitted to TSSA on or after January 15, 2019, there are maintenance and owner requirements that are applicable to existing devices. Refer to ASTM F770 Standard Practice for Ownership, Operation, Maintenance, and Inspection of Amusement Rides and Devices for details.   The following code is specifically for Amusement Rides Click here to link to ASTM website page for ASTM F2783 – 20    

What standard(s) or code(s) does your Province reference*?

British Columbia – CSA-Z267-00  Alberta – ASTM F2783-17 – Link to document Saskatchewan – ASTM F2783-14 Manitoba – ASTM F2783-14  Ontario – ASTM F2783-17 Quebec – Information Not Available New Brunswick – ASTM F2783-14 PEI – Information Not Available Nova Scotia – Information Not Available Newfoundland – Information Not Available

*Information above is shown as a reference only and is subject to change. Please visit each provinces website for the latest updates.

Referenced Documents ASTM Standards F770 Practice for Ownership, Operation, Maintenance, and Inspection of Amusement Rides and Devices F1159 Practice for Design of Amusement Rides and Devices that are Outside the Purview of Other F24 Design Standards F1193 Practice for Quality, Manufacture, and Construction of Amusement Rides and Devices F2137 Practice for Measuring the Dynamic Characteristics of Amusement Rides and Devices F2374 Practice for Design, Manufacture, Operation, and Maintenance of Inflatable Amusement Devices Become a Member of the ASTM, get documents and have a say!

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