Transporting dangerous goods by ship is a unique situation. Due to the large quantities that are involved, the lengthy travel times, and other transportation factors (heat, humidity, exposure to water, severe movement, etc.).
The International Maritime Organization's (IMO) Dangerous Goods Code specifies the requirements that must be followed. This general awareness course does not provide certification in the shipping of DG by sea, but does provide a basic overview the important lessons.
Responsibilities, IMDG Code Contents, Documentation, Canadian Regulations, Emergency Procedures, Dangerous Goods Security Provisions
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