Dangerous goods

Transport of dangerous goods is one of priorities of the railway transport provided by the joint stock company ČD Cargo. The transport of such items is performed according to the conditions of the International Rule for Transport of Dangerous Substances by Railway (RID) and Government Directive no. 1/2000 Coll. on the transport policy of public railway freight transport.

Safety advisors

Each company with the activities including the transport of dangerous goods on the railway or related with such transport (packaging, loading, filling or unloading of dangerous goods) must appoint one or more safety advisors.  They are responsible for the help during the risk prevention during the activities considering the persons, property, and environment.  Safety advisors have certification on professional eligibility of the safety advisor for transporting dangerous goods for the railway freight transport issued by the Ministry of Transport of the Czech Republic, department of railways, combined, and railway transport.

Inspections of dangerous goods

ČD Cargo, a.s. provides the transport and inspections of dangerous goods according to the Decree UIC 471-3. Decree UIC 471-3 specifies to the forwarders the obligations resulting from the provision in clause RID, with the aim to maintain quality of transport and inspection at permanently high level.  The quality assurance system during the transport of dangerous goods in cooperation is applied by 41 railway companies in Europe.



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