Practice Good Housekeeping
Ensure that magazines and storage containers are kept dry and clean at all times.
Have Good Ventilation
Ensure adequate supply of fresh air to explosive magazine.
Store Detonators Safely
Store detonators and explosive agents separately.
Ensure that inventory is controlled, tracked, and recorded, as the information may be required in emergency situations.
Comply with Requirements
Ensure that handling and storage are done in accordance with federal and provincial regulations.
Have Proper Security in Place
Ensure that explosives are stored in a locked facility. Refer to federal regulations to determine if monitoring/surveillance is required.
Be Aware of Capacity
Never overload magazines.