Regulation respecting safety standards for road vehicles

The principal amendments concern:

  • pre-trip inspections (which will become circle checks);
  • major and minor mechanical defects;
  • how mechanical inspections are carried out;
  • the grounds for revoking a preventative maintenance program. 

Tools and Publications

Beginning in May 2016, a number of tools have been either developed or updated to help you prepare for these regulatory amendments:

For more information about the amendments, refer to the Safety Standards for Road Vehicles section of our website or call us at 1 800 554-4814.