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www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety Please read this before using presentation This presentation is based on content presented at the Six Pillars of Dangerous Goods Transport information sessions held in October 2014 It is made available for non-commercial use (e.g. toolbox meetings, safety discussions) subject to the condition that the PowerPoint file is not altered without permission from Resources Safety Supporting resources, such as brochures and posters, are available from Resources Safety For resources, information or clarification, please contact: RSDComms@dmp.wa.gov.au or visit www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety 1
Vehicle Your vehicle is one of the most important factors in preventing dangerous goods incidents 2
www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety Six pillars of dangerous goods transport 3
www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety FFE for placard load ADG 7.3 Table 12.1 What fire-fighting equipment is required for vehicle carrying packaged goods? Each vehicle – rigid traytop, trailer – requires minimum of 30 B DCP Stamped with service date within 6 months, gauge in green zone DCP = dry chemical powder
www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety Australian Dangerous Goods Code
www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety FFE must be serviceable
www.dmp.wa.gov.au/ResourcesSafety Emergency equipment (ADG 7.3, Chapter 12) Breakdown triangles Torch Eyewash (250 mL) What else is required? PPE in accordance with ADG7.3 Table 12.2 also needs to be carried.