David Brennan, Head Cargo Safety and Dangerous Goods at IATA, explains what is new in the latest edition of the Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR).
The DGR is the global reference for shipping dangerous goods by air and the only standard recognized by IATA member airlines. It is the most complete, up-to-date, and user-friendly reference manual trusted by the industry for over 60 years.
Key changes in the 2023 IATA LBSR
David Brennan, Head Cargo Safety and Dangerous Goods at IATA, explains what is new in the latest edition of the Lithium Battery Shipping Regulations (LBSR).
The LBSR contains all the information manufacturers, retailers, wholesalers, freight forwarders and others in the supply chain need to ensure compliance when shipping lithium batteries. It covers all aspects of the shipping process from packaging requirements, labelling, marking and what to do if something goes wrong.
IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
The 59th edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations incorporates all amendments made by the IATA Dangerous Goods Board and includes addenda issued by ICAO to the 2017–2018 edition of the Technical Instructions. To explore the complete range of 59th edition DGR products and their various formats, visit www.iata.org/dgr