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27
TH
ANNUAL DANGEROUS GOODS SEMINAR
RID/ADR
2013 EDITIONS - MAIN
CHANGES
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NOTIFICATION OF OCCURRENCES
• Serious accident or incident - 1.8.5
• Report to Competent Authority
• In GB - DfT DG Division
• Latest one month after event

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EHS MARK ON OVERPACKS
• UN numbers and labels
• ‘OVERPACK’ and orientation arrows
• Now EHS mark also

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EHS MARK ON GAS CYLINDERS
• Smaller labels and overlap
• As per ISO 7225:2005
• Now EHS mark also

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ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS
SUBSTANCES
• Declaration on transport document
- ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS, or
- MARINE POLLUTANT /
ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS
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DANGEROUS GOODS TRAINING
• If undergone DGSA training 1.8.3
• If undergone ADR driver training 8.2
- Not subject to general training 1.3
- DGSA monitor training including changes in regulations
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PETROLEUM FUELS IN MACHINERY
AND EQUIPMENT
• UN Nos 1202, 1203, 1223, 1268, 1863, 3475
- In quantities above LQ
- Meet construction requirements
- Properly orientated and secured to prevent leakage and movement

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PETROLEUM FUELS IN MACHINERY
AND EQUIPMENT (contd.)
>60 ≤ 450 litres - label on outside
>450 ≤ 1500 litres - 4 labels on outside
>1500 litres - 4 placards on outside, transport document and statement
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MARKING UN NUMBER AND ‘UN’
• At least 12mm high
≤ 30 litres/kg and cylinders ≤ 60 litres at least 6mm high
≤ 5 litres / kg an appropriate size
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LIMTED QUANTITY LOADS IN
VEHICLES / WAGONS / CONTAINERS
• LQ ONLY OVER 8 TONNES
- LQ mark
• LQ OVER 8 TONNES AND NON - LQ
- Orange plates / placards or
- Orange plates / placards and LQ mark

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SYNTHETIC DIESEL, HEATING OIL, GAS OIL
• CLASSIFICATION IN CLASS 3
- From natural gas
- Note re scope of UN 1202


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HEAVY FUEL OILS
• CONCAWE REPORT No. 11/10
- REACH / CLP
- ENVIRONMENTALLY HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE
• MULTILATERAL AGREEMENTS
- M235 and RID 5 / 2001 (tank carriage)
- M240 (driver training certificate)
- Valid until 31.12.2012

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CALCIUM CARBIDE IN BULK / TANKS
• UN 1402 CLASS 4.3 PG I
- Not permitted in bulk
- Now allowed in tanks
- Used in steel industry
- MA M226 to mid 2015
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CHEMICALS UNDER PRESSURE
• 6 new entries- UN 3500 - 3505
• Hazards of propellant and liquid or solid
• Packing instructions P206 / PP89
• Portable tank instruction T50 / TP40

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CLASS 7 RADIOACTIVE MATERIAL
• Environmentally hazardous
- Now excluded
- Mark and declaration not needed
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HCDG - CLASS 7
• ≥ 3000 A
2
per single package
- For certain nuclides as per table
- Little practical change
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SECURITY PROVISIONS - CLASS 7
• Not apply to:-
- Excepted packages other than UN 2910 and 2911
if activity level >A
2
value
- UN 2912 LSA-I and UN 2913 SCO-I
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MIXED LOADING - CLASS 1
• Not with Limited Quantities except
- Division 1.4
- UN Nos 0161 and 0499
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SECURITY PROVISIONS FOR CLASS 1
• Certain articles in Divisions 1.1 and 1.2
- Below 1.1.3.6 thresholds
- Security provisions apply and
- High Consequence Dangerous Goods


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NEW SECTION 5.5.3
• Substances asphyxiation risk (UN Nos 1845, 1977
and 1951)
- Used for cooling or conditioning
- General training
- Marking of vehicles / wagons / containers
- Documentation
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STANDARDS FOR PRESSURE RECEPTACLES
• New or amended ENs or EN ISOs
- Applicable paragraphs
- Dates of application

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FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - (ADR ONLY)
• TABULAR FORM
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TUNNEL RESTRICTIONS (ADR ONLY)
• For tunnels of Category E
- Transport units including containers with LQ over 8
tonnes
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ADR and RID 2013 AMENDMENTS
• ECE/TRANS/WP.15/213
- With Corr. 1 and Add. 1
• OTIF/RID/NOT/2013
- With OTIF/RID/CE/2012-A Annex 1