Working Together to Advance Industry Safety

CGA maintains strong relationships with key regulatory, legislative, and code officials throughout the U.S. and Canada. These connections allow us to understand upcoming policy changes and participate in the policy debate. In return, CGA serves as a trusted technical resource for these authorities by providing our expertise when called upon and supporting the incorporation by reference of our publications.

CGA staff and members interface with a range of federal agencies as well as state officials and provincial ministries to develop safe policies and sound regulations.

Examples of our key relationships include:

  • U.S. Department of Transportation

  • U.S. Food & Drug Administration

  • U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration

  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

  • Transport Canada

  • Health Canada

  • Environment Canada

CGA is also active in the development of national, state, and provincial codes with the National Fire Protection Association, the International Code Council, and the Canadian Standards Association.