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Under the European Agreement on the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR), all undertakings which involve the transport of dangerous goods by road or related packaging and loading and unloading activities must have a Safety Consultant to assist them in the activities related to the transport of dangerous ADR goods.

The responsible task of the consultant includes numerous activities to mitigate the risks associated with the population, the environment and the different types of property.

The European Agreement on the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) was drafted in Geneva in 1957 under the auspices of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and entered into force in 1968. Subsequently, the international transport of dangerous goods is regulated by amendments to Annexes A and B of the ADR.

According to the agreement, there are different types of dangerous goods.

There are dangerous goods that are prohibited for transport and are not accepted for international transport.

 Dangerous goods shall be accepted for international transport only subject to:

  1. The conditions laid down in Annex A for the goods concerned as regards their packaging and labelling
  1. The conditions laid down in Annex B as regards the equipment and operation of the vehicle carrying out the carriage of the goods concerned.

The safety consultant must perform a number of functions, such as advising and prescribing of a number of security, health and environmental measures in relation to the transport of dangerous goods, as well as the preparation of a number of reports and statements.

We can help you with every step of transporting dangerous goods and offer you suitable working solutions to any challenge.

We can offer you a qualified consultant experienced in the transport of dangerous goods by road, in accordance with the requirements of the European Agreement for the Transport of Dangerous Goods ADR of classes: 

Class 3: Flammable liquids

Class 4.1: Flammable solids, self-reactive substances, and solid desensitized explosives

Class 4.2: Substances liable to spontaneous combustion

Class 4.3: Substances which, in contact with water, emit flammable gases

Class 5.1: Oxidising substances

Class 5.2: Organic peroxides

Class 6.1: Toxic substances

Class 6.2: Infectious substances

Class 8: Corrosive substances

Class 9: Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles

Our services related to the transport of dangerous ADR goods include:

  1. Training of your employees – freight forwarders, logistics departments, warehouse workers and other employees, which are related to the preparation and process of transport of dangerous goods
  1. Preparation of an annual ADR report and its preservation according to the requirements for a period of 5 years
  1. Preparation of check lists by the driver of the vehicle before departure with ADR cargo
  1. Instructions to reception officers, transport organisation and transport itself
  1. We monitor the validity of ADR certificates of your vehicles and drivers
  1. We advise the transport companies of ADR cargo whether the vehicle needs to be with orange or other plates, whether it is necessary to comply with tunnel restrictions, whether the driver of the vehicle must have an ADR certificate, whether the vehicle must have a certificate, and what equipment and documents it is necessary to have on board of the vehicle
  1. We advise you when purchasing means of transport for the transport of dangerous goods and in determining the specifications that meet the regulatory requirements
  1. We monitor the new requirements for the transport of dangerous goods in accordance with the regulations and promptly notify the manufacturer or the carrier accordingly
  1. We give instructions for proper packaging, labelling and marking of packaging
  1. We check or prepare documents for the transport of dangerous goods by road, air, sea or multimodal transport
  1. We prepare appropriate measures, advice and guidelines for the prevention of incidents and violations of regulations
  1. We closely monitor and perform all other duties described for ADR Consultant in Chapter 1.8.3.3 of the ADR.

Our services guarantee you that you will meet the regulatory requirements and save you time and money that you would lose in the event of suspension of your transport or fines.

The prices of our services are determined by the nature of the specific task and the time needed for its implementation.

They are not high, and you will be pleased with our work together.

For more information or assistance on a specific case, contact us now:

Phone: +359 879 222 849

Email: info@ecoabonament.bg

Address: 1592 Sofia, Iskar district, 2 Obikolno Str., office No. 2.

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