You're Invited: What You Need to Know About Stricter Chain-Up Rules in British Columbia


Join us Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 8 am to noon, for our Winter Maintenance Conference featuring presenters from CVSE, the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure and WorkSafeBC. Coast Langley City Hotel & Convention Centre; free* for BCTA members/$100 non-members.

The conference covers BC chain-up regulations implemented last fall, including background on the regulation, technical details (chains, traction devices and chain configurations), and enforcement; new road maintenance standards and contracts, with details on improvements; and safety stats on winter driving conditions, with resources for avoiding hazards and reducing risk.


  • Regulation:  Cole Delisle, Director, Commercial Vehicle Safety and Enforcement
  • Technical: Trent Folk, District Manager, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure
  • Maintenance: Dan Palesch, Director, Maintenance Contract Renewal, MoTI
  • Gear up for a Shift Into Winter: Senior Representative (TBA), WorkSafeBC

Seating is limited.  Please register by Monday, September 16, 2019Click here for complete details and to register.

*Once registered, if BCTA is not notified of cancellation by Wednesday, September 25th, a $50 charge will apply.