New regulation for dumpers - The countdown is on!

As of September 1st 2020, the regulation will be in effect.


Starting in September 2020, all heavy vehicles (trucks, trailers and semi-trailers) with raised dumpers, height exceeding 4.15m at a maximum raised position, must be equipped with a dumper security device.


The content of the Regulation is available on the Publications du Québec website.



Sentinel 1.0 safety devices for dump truck - Complies with the Tipping Device Safety Regulations


Following this publication, our professional team took the time to analyze all the characteristics requested. Be sure that the Sentinel 1.0 safety devices complies with these new regulations. All the technical characteristics are respected.


Several questions were raised.

This official publication raises several questions. In order to respond, the SAAQ has created a Q & A document on safety devises on dump trucks, where most of the questions have been answered.


  • Is April 18, 2019 the deadline to equip the targeted vehicles? 
  • Should the devices be approved by the SAAQ?
  • What is the speed limit before the alarm is activated?
  • Should the alarm stop after 2 seconds and then reactivate at 20 km/h? 



All answers to your questions are here:


French only 


Source: SAAQ




Sentinel 1.0


Alltech Group recommends Sentinel 1.0 system. 


Sentinel 1.0

Security system for raised dumper and/or PTO Activated.

Informs the driver when the truck is functioning and the dumper is rised.




Alltech Group - The strength of a network!


Did you know? Alltech Group has established a distribution network which insures local services in particular regions.


Alltech Group has established a distribution network which insures local services in particular regions. With many distributors across eastern Canada, the Alltech Group puts at your disposal a real network allowing you to ensure service no matter where you are located. Our distributors have highly qualified staff which are trained according to our standards enabling them to perform installations and service calls , as much on the construction sites as within your company.

The experience of each distributor generates our strength of our network . Together we formed a team that is at your service! 


To find your local distributor, click here  





Don't wait until problems occur!

Contact your sales representative to know which products if offered for your industry.



Contact us

Alltech Group
250, rue Rodolphe-Besner #30,
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Qc, J7V 8P2

Phone: 450.218.6677
Toll free: 1.855.730.5555
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Opening hours:
monday to friday 8h am to 4h30 pm

© 2015 Groupe Alltech. All Rights Reserved.