Radioactive materials transport

ONR logo 150The  Radioactive Materials Transport Programme, headed by Deputy  Chief Inspector George Sallit, is responsible for regulating safety during  the transport of radioactive material by road and rail in Great Britain, and advises on its transport by  air and sea within UK  territorial waters.

Formerly part  of the Department for Transport, the RMT programme regulates the transport of  radioactive material by road and rail in Great Britain.

Regulations  governing the transport of radioactive material are based on standards  developed by the International Atomic Energy Agency and regulated in Great Britain  by ONR.

If you have a  specific enquiry on the requirements for transporting radioactive  material or would like to be included on a list of transport  stakeholders, please email class7@hse.gsi.gov.uk

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