|Document ID (ISN)||64682|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L66
Health and Safety Executive
||A guide to the Placing on the Market and Supervision of Transfers of Explosives Regulations 1993 (POMSTER)
||HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1995. iii, 60p. 29 ref. Price: GBP 9.75.
||This guide provides advice to those with responsibilities under the Placing on the Market and Supervision of Transfers of Explosives Regulations 1993 (POMSTER) which implement Council Directive 93/15/EEC. The Regulations impose requirements in relation to the safety of explosives products and provide a system of security controls on transfers of explosives. Contents: interpretation and application of the Regulations; placing on the market of explosives (the POMSTER safety regime and HSE authorization, responsibility for compliance, essential safety requirements); conformity attestation; notified bodies; CE marking; transfer of explosives; enforcement.
||explosives; product safety; transport of materials; United Kingdom
||pyrotechnical products; approval; compliance tests; safety guides; responsibilities; supply of information; marking
||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