Carriage of dangerous goods
This revised version is based on changes applicable from 1
Also known as 'Hazchem codes', for use by the emergency services
in conjunction with Emergency Action Code Cards.
Contains actions that may be necessary during the first few
minutes of an incident involving dangerous goods.
Includes procedures for inspections, the issue of certificates
of approval, recognition of classification societies, monitoring, and training
and examination of experts.
Regularly amended and updated since its entry into force, it
contains the conditions under which dangerous goods may be carried
The standard guide to all aspects of handling dangerous goods
and marine pollutants in sea transport.
Establishes a uniform system of law in order to facilitate the
continuing development of international rail traffic. This edition is effective
from 1 January 2021.