|Document ID (ISN)||68792|
|Convention or series no.
||Statutory Instruments 1996 No.2089
||Health and Safety - The Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail Regulations 1996 [United Kingdom]
||HMSO Publications Centre, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1996. 40p. Price: GBP 6.50.
||These Regulations impose requirements and prohibitions in relation to the carriage of dangerous goods by rail in a container, package, tank container, tank wagon or wagon. They implement Council Directive 96/49/EC. Contents: interpretation and application of the Regulations; Approved Carriage List and other approved documents; mode of carriage (suitability of containers, packages, tank containers, tank wagons and wagons, and examination, testing and certification of tanks); supply and display of information relating to dangerous goods; loading and unloading; security and other safety measures and emergency arrangements; special requirements concerning the carriage of explosives; prohibition on carriage of temperature controlled substances. Replaces the 1994 Regulations (CIS 94-1466).
||dangerous substances; rail transport; transport of materials; United Kingdom
||explosive substances; transport containers; loading and unloading; warning notices; supply of information; approval; testing; classification; law; emergency organization
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
Transport of materials