DANGEROUS GOODS PACKED IN LIMITED QUANTITIES

Pay attention or pay the price. You say nothing to do with limited quantity. It's not ADR. I say it is, and there are few relating regulations. Let's see what I am talking about. The applicable quantity limit for the inner packaging or article is specified for each substance in Column (7a) of Table A [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:33+00:00August 31st, 2016|ADR|0 Comments

Worktime. What are drivers’ obligations?

Pay attention or pay the price. Mobile workers must inform their employer in writing of any hours worked for another employer or work done for themselves such as driving a taxi so that these hours can be included when calculating the worker’s total working time. Remember, the regulations apply to the total time worked, not [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:33+00:00August 30th, 2016|One minute lessons|0 Comments

ADR exemptions and conditions

Pay attention or pay the price. As I mentioned in my previous blog there are few exemptions in ADR. In few cases, you don't need to do anything. And there are some cases when you have to watch the relating regulations. Let's see what to do and how to do. The provisions laid down in [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:33+00:00August 29th, 2016|ADR|0 Comments

I don’t have ADR licence. Can I take hazardous goods?

Pay attention or pay the price. As I told you in my previous post, there are many exceptions in ADR. But how are you supposed to decide whether you can load those dangerous goods or not? Even if you hold a valid ADR certificate sometimes difficult to find out where are those thresholds, where you [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:36+00:00August 23rd, 2016|ADR|0 Comments

ADR or Not ADR?

Pay attention or pay the price. I heard many times the phrases "ADR" or "Not ADR." Unfortunately, this is not that simple. Goods can be dangerous or not. Dangerous goods remain dangerous whether or not subject to ADR provisions. UN 1202 is diesel.  Flammable liquid. The diesel in your car is not subject to the [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:36+00:00August 15th, 2016|ADR|0 Comments

One minute lessons. Lesson 15. Work at night.

It takes only one minute to read, but you can save money. Pay attention or pay the price. What is ‘night’ work? Night work is work performed during ‘night-time’ which, under the directive and Irish regulations, is: œThe time between midnight and 4 am hours for the transport of goods and between 1 am and [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:36+00:00August 14th, 2016|One minute lessons|0 Comments

You have to be the TOP GUN !!!

Pay attention or pay the price. Before I start to explain anything about ADR you have to understand one thing! If you learn one thing about dangerous goods transportation, then this is the one you should learn! As an ADR driver, you have to be the TOP GUN! The BEST! PROFESSIONAL! Unfortunately, it doesn't mean [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:36+00:00August 13th, 2016|ADR|0 Comments

One minute lessons. Lesson 14

It takes only one minute to read, but you can save money. Pay attention or pay the price. If you are not familiar with phrases like mobile-worker, self-employed driver, working time, period of availability, breaks, and rest periods, please click on the following pictures and read pages 6-9. Very important to understand the meanings of [...]

By |2016-10-21T10:57:36+00:00August 8th, 2016|One minute lessons|0 Comments