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Transport of Dangerous Goods- Subject to Great Caution


Goods can be of various types and they require extra caution and care in the process of transportation and should be handled with care and caution as they possess a threat to the entire mankind.Many of such goods are subjected to regulations and control mechanisms under the state and central government. Transfer and transportation of these goods are difficult to manage. A huge amount of risk is involved in the transport of dangerous goods. These are hazardous not only while commutation but also while storage, in the workplace and to the entire environment at large. There are various regulatory codes which have been designed to manage and prevent hazards and accidents. What are Dangerous Goods? If we get into the meaning of dangerous goods, dangerous goods or hazardous goods are those goods or material which consists of air, water or liquid, that can harm people, their property, the environment or any other living organism. There are various categories of material which constitutes the broad head of the hazardous material. Radioactive Flammable Explosive Corrosive Oxidizing Asphyxiating Biohazardous Toxic Pathogenic Allergenic These are all examples of hazardous materials and the transport of dangerous goods is a matter of concern for all the government authorities as