Rescinded by
G.O. 449

The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 240

Friday, the 21st of
June, A.D. 1918

In the matter of the application of the Canadian Pacific Railway Company, hereinafter called the applicant company, for an Order amending clause 20 of the General Order of the Board No. 94, dated July 24, 1912, prescribing Uniform Rules governing the determination of visual acuity, colour perception, and hearing of railway employees on steam railways so as to read minimum instead of maximum standard specified.


H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner

W. B. Nantel
Deputy Chief Commissioner

A. S. Goodeve

Upon hearing the application at the sittings of the Board held in Montréal, June 10, 1918, in the presence of counsel fbr the applicant company, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen being represented at the hearing, and what was alleged,—

It is ordered: That the said General Order No. 94, dated July 24, 1912, be, and it is hereby, amended by striking out the words maximum standard specified in clause 20 of the rules thereunder approved and inserting in lieu thereof the words the minimum standard of vision.

H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada.