Regional and international handling and transportation of hazardous cargo, are governed by set regulations and agreements. At Express Trailers, we are fully-equipped to handle most forms of dangerous cargo and we work closely with the competent authorities to ensure adherence to the constantly evolving safety measures and international standards.
International Regulations :
Dangerous goods are articles and products which can harm a person’s health, produce a safety risk or be hazardous to the environment. Notwithstanding the risks, these products need to be handled and transported to their respective destinations. Transportation via air, sea or road is covered by the European Agreement concerning the international carriage of dangerous goods by road (ADR), the International Maritime dangerous goods regulations (IMDG) and the International Air Transport Association regulations (IATA) respectively. ADR and IMDG regulations change every two years whilst IATA changes every year.
The Importance of Compliance:
Companies and exporters therefore need to ensure they are constantly in compliance with these regulations. Failure in doing so could lead to serious financial and corporate repercussions. Vehicles, including equipment carried, documentation on board, driver licences and many other aspects need to comply. This is why it is important for companies to ensure they are being serviced by trusted and experienced transport and logistics providers who are compliant and fully-versed in the intricate guidelines and regulations about transport, especially when dangerous cargo is involved.
Express Trailers’ Expertise:
Training of personnel dealing with dangerous goods, whether physical handling or consigning, is another essential priority and the regulations specify that training should take place prior to personnel taking up their responsibilities. At Express Trailers, we conduct regular refreshment training every two years so that our people remain .
This is why it is important that a seamless synergy is in place between the client and the transport company who is aware of the safety implications and the necessary procedures that need to be in place when dangerous goods are concerned, including the necessary documentation material, proper packaging according to set regulations and specifications and handling of the hazardous goods and materials at all stages of the transit.
The Vehicle Check List:
A very important aspect in the delivery chain are the vehicles utilized for the transportation of hazardous goods. Trucks and trailers carry hazardous goods for long hauls and given today’s very high safety requirements and specifications, transport companies have to constantly make sure their fleet of trailers and trucks are up to scratch. There are a lot of conditions to respect. Is the vehicle over its threshold limit for the type of goods on board, which then makes it a fully regulated journey? Does the vehicle need to be orange plated? Are Instructions in Writing required? Such information should constitute the information that completes the “Vehicle Check List”.
Trust the Orange Expertise:
Companies who need to dispatch hazardous cargo safely and securely need to constantly be in direct consultation with professionals who are aware of all the implications related to storage, packaging, markings and labelling, handling and loading of dangerous goods on a regular basis. There is a lot of liability involved and in case of an accident, much is at stake, not only expenses and concerns but also a company’s reputation and its relationship with all stakeholders. At Express Trailers, we deliver trust.
Privacy & Cookies Policy
EXPRESS TRAILERS Sr.l.u., as controller of the personal data pursuant art. 13 and 14 of the UE Regulation UE 679/2016 – General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), in compliance with the obligations dictated by the legislator for the protection of privacy, with the present wish to inform you of the use of your personal data and of your rights, communicating the following:
The controller is EXPRESS TRAILERS S.r.l.u., Fiscal Registration 00472780105, with registered office in Via XX Settembre, 5/7 sc. sx – 16121 GENOVA and Operations Office in Via Milano 40C/7 sc. B – 16126 GENOVA
PERSONAL DATA OBJECT OF THE PROCESSING
Non-specific personal data (identification, accounting, financial, etc.).
PURPOSE, LEGAL BASIS AND OBLIGATORY OR OPTIONAL NATURE OF TREATMENT
The source of the data referred to in point b is: Data provided by the interested party.
Main Purpose: CONTRACTUAL OBLIGATIONS
Legal basis: the processing is necessary for the execution of a contract of which the interested party is a party or for the execution of pre-contractual measures adopted at the request of the same.
Possible consequences of failure to provide personal details: NON-EXECUTION OF THE CONTRACT
Exclusively for the aforementioned purposes, the data will be made known, in addition to the internal personnel units responsible for this, also to external collaborators in charge of their processing, whose list is available at the owner’s headquarters, by way of example only: consultants of the job, tax experts, transporters, agents etc …
TRANSFERS OF DATA
Any transfers of Personal Data to Recipients outside the European Union will be performed only to execute the contract.
STORAGE OF THE PERSONAL DATA
All personal data provided will be treated in accordance with the principles of lawfulness, correctness, relevance and proportionality, only with the methods, including computerized and online, strictly necessary to pursue the purposes described above. In any case, personal data will be stored for a period of time not exceeding that strictly necessary to achieve the indicated purposes. The personal data for which conservation is not necessary or for which storage is not required by current legislation, in relation to the stated purposes, will be deleted or transformed into an anonymous form. It should be noted that the information systems used to manage the information collected are configured, originally, in order to minimize the use of the data.
Please note that the interested party has the right to access the data concerning him / her at any time by directing your request directly to the Data Controller, using the contact details below:
EXPRESS TRAILERS S.r.l.u., with registered office in Via XX Settembre, 5/7 sc. sx – 16121 GENOVA end Operations Office in Via Milano 40C/7 sc. B – 16126 GENOVA – Tel. +39 010 2758006 – EMail firstname.lastname@example.org
In the same way, you can exercise the following rights with respect to the processing in question:
Right to transparency (Articles 5 and 12)
About how and why data is processed
Right to information (articles 12, 13, 14)
Right of access to data (art. 15)
To know what data is used, how and why
Right of rectification and integration (art. 16)
Right to oblivion and data deletion (Article 17)
If possible for the Owner, unless the terms of the conservation law are met
Limitation of treatment (art. 18)
The interested party requests a suspension of data processing for his own checks, or requests that only certain data be used
Right to data portability (Article 20)
For transfer to another Owner
Right to object to processing (Article 21)
If the treatment takes place with the purpose of profiling, marketing, historical, scientific and statistical treatments
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