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1

Shipping documents for airplane

Airbill
in the cockpit

2

Shipping documents for a train

waybill or consist
in the engine or with the conductors

3

shipping documents for a motor vehicle

Bill of lading
kept in the cab

4

Steps in using the ERG

Step 1 - identify
Step 2 - identify the three digit guide #
Step 3 - turn to the numbered guide and follow

5

What if no shipping papers are available

call the appropriate number on the back inside cover of the ERG

6

Hazard classifications

1 - explosives
2 - gases
3 - flammable liquids
4 - flammable solids
5 - oxidizing substances
6 - toxic substances
7 - radioactive materials
8 - corrosive materials
9 - misc

7

Use what guide number for flammable placard

127

8

Use what guide number for corrosive placard

153

9

Use what guide number for dangerous placard, or if the spilled, burning, or leaking material is unknown

111

10

Asterisks * on orange placards mean?

indicates they are in a compatibility group meaning they can be transported together.

11

Double asterisks ** on orange placards mean?

Division of the explosive

12

What do the yellow pages have?

I.D. number index

13

What do the blue pages have?

name of the material index

14

What is on the orange pages?

the numbered guides

15

What does a guide number supplemented with a (p) mean?

material may undergo violent polymerization if subjected to heat or contamination

16

What does highlighted in green indicate?

They are TIH (toxic inhalation hazard), a warfare agent, or dangerous water reactive material

17

What are in the green pages?

initial isolation distances and protective action distances

18

What is guide 112 used for?

Explosives other than 1.4 and 1.6

19

What is guide number 114 used for

Explosives 1.4 and 1.6

20

Shipping documents for a boat

Dangerous cargo manifest
on the bridge with the captain