Info TS 01/13 Transport Safety Information, an Overview

" On the road transportation of gases and equipment can often be the highest risk activity for gas companies and their providers of transport services. 

Complying with the legislative and regulatory requirements of operating a transport fleet needs to be supplemented with requirements and guidance specific for the industrial and medical gases industry to prevent one of your drivers or vehicles from being involved in a serious incident.

The key issues concerning transport safety have been divided into a series of key topics, one Transport Safety Information document will be published for each of these topics. 

The goal is to provide guidelines for managers, drivers and other transport function personnel which, when complied with, can help prevent serious transport incidents.

This first transport safety information document provides an overview of the Transport Safety Information being made available for EIGA and non EIGA members working within the industrial, medical gases and general transport and logistics industry. "