Significant Changes to the 2021 (62nd) Edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations

The IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations are updated each year and the 2021 (62nd) Edition will become applicable on 1 January 2021.  IATA has published a summary of the significant changes to the Regulations and this can be found here.

Gulf Fire Magazine Article – April 2017

Fortunately, aircraft accidents and incidents do not occur very often, but when they do, one of the aspects fire-fighters need to consider is “what dangerous goods are on board and how will they affect how we deal with the incident?”

Having worked with the UK’s International Fire Training Centre and helped train Watch Commanders for many years, Geoff Leach wrote an article for Gulf Fire magazine, discussing what information is available to fire-fighters about dangerous goods.

You can read or download the article here (PDF version).

Visit Gulf Fire’s website here (Gulf Fire website)