The Regulation and Safety Monitoring Sector assists the European Commission in the development of rules concerning the Transport of Dangerous Goods. The principal objectives are:
- To assist the European Commission in continuously improving the safety of the transport of dangerous goods by rail in a cost-effective way,
- To ensure the consistency of rules developed at EU level and under the auspices of international organisations.
These objectives are achieved in collaboration with the following bodies (please see the box below):