|Document ID (ISN)||60696|
|Convention or series no.
||Safety Library Publication No.14
||Handbook for the transportation and distribution of explosive materials
||Institute of Makers of Explosives, 1120 Nineteenth Street, NW, Suite 310, Washington, DC 20036-3605, USA, June 1986. iii, 59p. Illus.
||Contents of this guidance note: I - transportation of explosive materials (vehicle operator selection and training; transport equipment; shipping papers; inspections; loading; driver's log; accidents and accident reporting; emergency procedures; vehicle markings); II - storage of explosive materials (personnel selection and training; types and location of storage facilities; storage within magazines; magazine operations; safety precautions); III - materials handling equipment (forklift trucks). Examples of forms and certificates are included.
||explosives; USA; explosives industry; storage; transport of materials
||materials handling; notification of occupational accidents; vocational training; containers; drivers; trucks; safety guides; fork-lift trucks; road transport; safe working methods; data sheet; safety checks; loading and unloading
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Fire and explosions
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Transport of materials
Storage and warehousing