Here you will find a list of useful links to information regarding standardised industry box styles, rules and regulations and the safe transport of your goods.
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Technical Instructions
Dangerous goods are carried regularly and routinely by air all over the world. To ensure they do not put an aircraft and its occupants at risk there are international Standards which each State, under the provisions of the Chicago Convention, are required to introduce into national legislation. This system ensures governmental control over the carriage of dangerous goods by air and gives world-wide harmonization of safety standards.
IATA Dangerous Goods Addendums
Keeping your IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations manual up to date is essential to ensure that you are up to date with the latest regulation changes. The link below will take you to IATA’s list of addendums to the latest DGR.
This Code has been developed by FEFCO and ESBO as an official system to substitute long and complicated verbal descriptions of fibreboard case and packaging constructions with simple symbols internationally understood by all, regardless of language and other differences.
The Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009
The Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009 have fully updated the legislation which effectively implements the requirements of the European agreement concerning the carriage of dangerous goods (ADR).
Dangerous goods by Sea (IMDG)
The International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMDG) Code was developed as a uniform international code for the transport of dangerous goods by sea covering such matters as packing, container traffic and stowage, with particular reference to the segregation of incompatible substances.
Dangerous good by road (ADR)
The UNECE publish the ADR which is the European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road. The link below will provide you with a copy of the latest edition along with the latest corrigendum’s.
GOV.UK Shipping Dangerous Goods
Guidance and advice from the UK government concerning the shipping of dangerous goods
The office for Nuclear Regulation
The Office for Nuclear Regulation's mission is to provide efficient and effective regulation of the nuclear industry, holding it to account on behalf of the public.
International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail (RID)
The Intergovernmental Organisation for International Carriage by Rail (OTIF) was set up on 1 May 1985. The Organisation’s basis under international law is the Convention of 9 May 1980 (COTIF). The predecessor of OTIF was the Central Office for International Carriage by Rail, which was set up in 1893.
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