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Document ID (ISN)31061
CIS number 79-474
ISSN - Serial title 0042-4021 - Verkehrsmedizin und ihre Grenzgebiete
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Stopp G.
Title Dangerous goods - Problems in transport and medical care in the event of an accident
Original title Gefährliche Güter - Problematik im Transportprozess und bei der medizinischen Betreuung im Havariefall [in German]
Bibliographic information 1978, Vol.25, No.1, p.1-12.
Abstract The national (Germany, Dem.Rep.) and international regulations to be observed by transport undertakings and their clients are summarised. The classifications of the Orders or agreements pertaining to substances with specific properties (explosive, flammable, toxic, etc.) are tabulated. The differences in classification and difficulties in precise determination of the hazard in the event of damage are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; transport industry; emergency treatment; transport of materials
Descriptors (secondary) German Democratic Republic; explosive substances; flammable substances; classification; emergency organization; hazard identification; legislation; toxic substances
Document type -
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Transport industry (in general)
Transport of materials