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Act on the carriage of dangerous goods of 19 August 2011 (Art. 15) is imposing an obligation to every participant in the carriage of dangerous goods of appointing the at least one adviser for safeties of the carriage of dangerous goods, the real transport on account of the scope made or activities associated with him).

According to 1.4 RID cannon he is a participant in the transport:

  • Sender
  • Carrier
  • Recipient
  • Shipper
  • Packing
  • Filling
  • Operator of the container of the tank or the portable tanker lorry
  • Operator of the tank car
  • Infrastructure manager train
  • Unloader

The participant in the transport is obliged to train persons performing the activities associated with the movement by rail of hazardous goods, employed by him or performing the activities associated with the transport of these goods for the benefit of his in the scope suitable for the responsibility and duties of these persons.
Sending the annual report prepared by the adviser to the UTK Chairman is also a duty of participants in the transport and the archiving of these reports for the period of 5 years.
For the lack of appointing the adviser, not-training the persons involved in the carriage of goods and not-sending the report an imposed penalty can be to 5 000 PLN.