|Document ID (ISN)||57827|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L13
||A guide to the Packaging of Explosives for Carriage Regulations 1991
||HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1991. 36p. Illus. Bibl. ref. Price: GBP 3.00.
||This guide provides general advice to those who have to comply with the Packaging of Explosives for Carriage Regulations 1991. Contents: interpretation and application of the Regulations; responsibilities of consignors of explosives; design and construction of packagings, and materials used; methods of packing and marking packages of net mass not exceeding 400kg; testing and certification of design types; use of marks on packagings; packaging of explosives of net mass more than 400kg; enforcement; certificates of exemption. Appendices include tests and conditions required for certain explosive articles to be carried without packaging, and standards for testing packages of net mass more than 400kg.
||packing, filling; explosives; legislation; transport of materials; United Kingdom
||marking; classification; responsibilities; data sheet; comment on law
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Transport of materials