Date - Jun 23, 2015
12:00 pm UTC - 2:00 pm UTC
Spring Luncheon with Guest Speaker Captain Gordon Houston Chair, Tanker Safety Expert Panel
Tuesday, June 23, 2015 – 12:00 noon
Terminal City Club – 837 W Hastings St., Vancouver, BC
Captain Gordon Houston, Chair of the Tanker Safety Expert Panel recently completed its pan-Canadian review and assessment of Canada’s Ship Source Oil Spill Preparedness and Response Regime.
The panel has submitted two reports to the Minister of Transport. The first report was completed in November 2013 and addressed the current regime south of 60 degrees. The second, completed in September 2014 focused on the requirements for the Arctic and for hazardous and noxious substances nationally, and was recently released.