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Hazardous Substances Act, 1973 (Act No. 15 of 1973)

Regulations Governing the Conveyance of Hazardous Substances by Road Tanker

Chapter 2 : Labelling

5. Particulars to be displayed on a road tanker used for the conveyance of a multi-load

 

 

Hazard warning panels

 

1) A road tanker used for the conveyance by road of a multi-load shall, subject to regulation 7, display hazard warning panels in accordance with regulation 8 and paragraphs 1, 2, 4 and 5 of Part I, and Part II of Annexure 4.

 

2) A hazard warning panel for a multi-load shall reflect--
a) the appropriate multi-load emergency action code;
b) the word ''multi-load'';
c) the appropriate hazard warning sign; and
d) the telephone number or other text indicating where specialist advice can be obtained at all times.

 

3) In addition to the compulsory particulars set out in subregulation (2), a hazard warning panel for a multi-load may reflect the name of the manufacturer or distributor of the substance or his trademark or both, and if so incorporated shall comply with the provisions of Annexure 4.