2019 RID Regulations


2019 Regulations concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail (RID) – effective from 1 January 2019


2019 RID Regulations

Published by the Intergovernmental Organisation for International Carriage by Rail


The provisions of the RID Regulations apply to the international carriage of dangerous goods by rail on the territories of contracting countries – throughout Europe and a number of other countries e.g. Syria and Tunisia.


As a consequence of EU legislation, RID’s requirements also apply to domestic rail carriage operations in all EU Member States (subject to certain national derogations).


Note: This is a DGSA examination text for rail candidates