665. Action to be taken following a major accident.

665.     Action to be taken following a major accident.

Following a major accident1, the operator2 of the establishment3 where the accident occurred must, as soon as practicable:

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    (1)     inform the competent authority4 of the occurrence of the accident5;

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    (2)     provide the competent authority with the following information as soon as it becomes available: (a) the circumstances of the accident; (b) the dangerous substances6 involved; (c) the data available for assessing the consequences of the accident on human health, the environment and property; and (d) the emergency measures taken7;

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    (3)     inform the competent authority of