February 13, 2013: (FR) IATA – amendment II to 54th DGR (2013)

Amendment II to 54th Ed. of IATA DGR (2013)

This amendment includes changes to operator variations as well as the removal of Special Provision A51 from UN3480, Lithium Ion Batteries as A51 is only applicable to UN 2794, Batteries, wet, filled with acid and UN 2795, Batteries, wet, filled with alkali.

Author: Wendy Buckley

Wendy has been in the hazardous materials industry for over 17 years. She worked for both the Federal Railroad Administration and New Jersey State Department of Transportation as a Railroad Hazardous Materials Safety Inspector. Wendy was an Investigator with the Office of Inspector General at Amtrak, a Multi-Modal HazMat Instructor and Auditor with a premier training and consulting company, and managed the Regulatory Affairs department at a multi-billion dollar, multi-national laboratory supply company. Wendy started her career as a Hazardous Materials Technician and Firefighter and today she is the President & Founder of Specialty Transportation and Regulatory Services, a hazardous materials and hazardous waste management consulting firm. Wendy has multiple degrees from several private and public Universities.