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Document ID (ISN)76797
CIS number 01-844
ISBN(s) 3-89701-374-6
Year 1999
Convention or series no. bast: Mensch und Sicherheit, Heft M 105
Author(s) Beck H., Bell K.H., Bruckmayr E., Damzog R., Förster W., Heilandt T., Hundhausen G., Kachel W., Lauer A., Lütkemeyer R., Wieser K.E.
Title Second research programme "Safety in the transport of dangerous goods"
Original title Zweites Forschungsprogramm "Sicherheit in der Gefahrgutbeförderung" [in German]
Bibliographic information Bundesanstalt für Strassenwesen, Brüderstrasse 53, 51427 Bergisch Gladbach, Germany, 1999. 121p.
Abstract A project group "Transportation of dangerous goods" appointed by the German Federal Ministry of Transportation, Construction and Housing has ascertained the requirements for research into the safety of dangerous goods transport by rail, inland waterways, and road, including combined modes of transport. Future research should focus on different aspects, including the modification of regulations, human factors, containers, vehicle technology, cargo security, transport interfaces, rescue operations and research management.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; research; transport of materials; Germany
Descriptors (secondary) report; human factors; transport containers; inland water transport; rail transport; road transport; rescue organization
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Transport of materials