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Document ID (ISN)40981
CIS number 83-1950
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Title Road transport of dangerous materials
Original title Le transport par route des matières dangereuses [in French]
Bibliographic information Ministère des transports, Direction des transports terrestres, 244 boulevard Saint-Germain, 75007 Paris, France, 1982. 16p. + appendices. Illus.
Abstract A document for agents charged with supervision of road transport. A summary of the basic provisions of French regulations concerning transport of dangerous materials by railway, road and inland waterways, and of the European agreement on international road transport of dangerous merchandise. Points covered: classification of materials, documents to be carried, marking of vehicles, labelling of packages, special provisions for explosives, precautions against fire, inspection and testing of tanks, traffic rules, international regulations. Eight sheets of regulations are appended.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; France; road transport; transport of materials; explosive substances
Descriptors (secondary) fire prevention; legislation; hazard identification
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Transport of materials