Sea trials involve testing electronic equipment aboard submarines and vessels. Technologists test the vessels' electronic equipment to ensure that it functions correctly. The nature of the work involves continuous data collection that should not be interrupted, to maximize the trial's efficiencies.
Gill v. Treasury Board (Department of National Defence) (2013)
2013 CarswellNat 493, (Can. P.S.L.R.B.) at para. 5
William H. Kydd (Adjudicator)