viernes, 19 de diciembre de 2008
Driver pocket version (A5 format) to download The instructions in writing, as mentioned in the newly amended section 5.4.3 of the ADR 2009, are an aid to be used during an accident or emergency situation that may occur or arise during the carriage of dangerous goods. They must be carried in the vehicle crew’s cab and be readily available, in a language that each crew member can read and understand in order to carry them out properly. Before the start of the journey, the vehicle crew shall familiarise themselves with the dangerous goods loaded and consult the instructions in writing for details on actions to be taken in the event of an accident or an emergency.
New Instructions in writing applicable as from 1 January 2009 (Official versions and translations provided by Contracting Parties)
As an aid during an accident emergency situation that may occur or arise during carriage, instructions in writing in the form specified in 188.8.131.52 of ADR shall be carried in the vehicle crew’s cab and shall be readily available.
These instructions shall be provided by the carrier to the vehicle crew in language(s) that each member can read and understand before the commencement of the journey. The carrier shall ensure that each member of the vehicle crew concerned understands and is capable of carrying out the instructions properly.
Before the start of the journey, the members of the vehicle crew shall inform themselves of the dangerous goods loaded and consult the instructions in writing for details on actions to be taken in the event of an accident or emergency.
The instructions in writing shall correspond to the following four page model as regards its form and contents.