CDG 2018

Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulation 2018 (CDG 2018)  The Department for Transport (DfT) has opened a consultation to seek the views and feedback from interested persons on the approach they propose to take to implement the carriage of dangerous goods regulations (RID, ADR and ADN) once the UK has departed the European … Read More

Specification of Hazard Labels

IATA Guidance  Document – Specification of Hazard Labels The UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and the ICAO Dangerous Goods Panel have recognised that the width of a line on a label does not impact on safety. The requirement for a line of at least 2 mm in thickness for hazard labels is proving problematic, particularly for air transport. … Read More

December 2017 corrigenda for 2016 IMDG Code

Corrigenda released for IMDG Code 38-16 The IMO have released a December 2017 corrigenda for the 2016 IMDG Code (Amendment 38-16) (see attached IMDG 38-16 Corrigenda Dec 2017). If you have a hard copy of the 2016 IMDG Code you should print this document for use in conjunction with the Code. The revisions are mainly minor updates and corrections to … Read More