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Transport of Dangerous Goods  
 
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):
 

 

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  • EU Committee on the Inland Transport of Dangerous Goods (ITDGC),
  • EU Committee on the Interoperability and Safety of Union’s Railways (RISC).
  • RID Committee of experts on the carriage of dangerous goods by rail
    • RID Working Group on Tank and Vehicle Technology
    • RID Working Group on Standardized Risk Analysis
    • Other working groups when relevant
  • Joint Meeting of the RID Committee of Experts and the Working Party on the Transport of Dangerous Goods
  • Working Group on Telematics for the transport of dangerous goods
  • Working Group on the prevention of BLEVEs
 

 Related Documents

 
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16-12-2014Invitation, Draft Agenda and Directions to the venue
22-10-2014Presentations
08-07-2014Invitation, Draft Agenda and Directions to the venue of the 2nd Workshop on Risk Evaluation and Assessment in the context of rail, road and inland waterways Transport of Dangerous Goods.
26-03-2014Presentations of the workshop on National Safety Rules in the context of rail transport of dangerous goods
24-02-2014Report of the conclusions of the 1st Workshop on Risk Evaluation and Assessment in the context of rail, road and inland waterways Transport of Dangerous Goods; presented at the UNECE Inland Transport Committee, Working Party on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Joint Meeting of the RID Committee of Experts and the Working Party on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, 24 February 2014 Bern, 17–21 March 2014
 
 

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  • Emmanuel Ruffin
    Project Officer
    +33 (0) 32 70 96 707
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