The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) guide is the trusted source to help you classify, mark, pack, label and document dangerous shipments, based on international and national air regulations as well as airline-specific requirements. Recognized by the world’s airlines for over 50 years, the DGR is the most up-to-date, user-friendly reference in the industry.
This book of regulations published by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) is essential for anyone who ships dangerous goods by air. Updated annually to incorporate the latest international regulations. The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations is the only user manual for shipping dangerous goods by air recognized by the World's Airlines--used by more than 200 airlines. Covers every facet of national and international shipping regulations, including a comprehensive Dangerous Goods list detailing Proper Shipping Names and labeling requirements, packing requirements, training guidelines and up-to-date information on shipping forms.
What's inside the DGR?
Applicability- (shipper and operator responsibilities, training, security, incident reporting)
Limitations- (forbidden and hidden goods, storage and transport quantities, transport by post, transport by passengers/crew)
Classification- (explosives, gases, flammable, toxic, oxidizing, radioactive and corrosive and multiple hazard material)
Packing Instructions- (explosives, gases, flammable, toxic, infectious, oxidizing, radioactive and corrosive and multiple hazard material)
Packaging Specifications- (inner, UN, construction and testing, limited quantity)
Documentation- (shipper’s declaration, air waybill)
Handling- (storage, loading, inspection, information provision, reporting, training, document retention)