Dangerous Goods Seminar 2022 Agenda

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Join us for two full days of presentations and discussion on the manufacture, transport and handling of dangerous goods. This year we will have experts from the following areas of UK government and organisations. It will be your opportunity to learn about the newest guidelines and connect with policy experts.

Day 1

Tuesday 7th June 2022

08:00am – 5:00pm if you attend the primer session. Please note the Primer Session is optional. The main seminar will begin at 10:20am. (Lunch and refreshments provided)

08:00 Registration for Primer Session attendees only
09:00 – 10:15 Primer Session (Optional)

Keith White, Vehicle Certification Agency

10:20 Chairman’s Opening Address
10:30 ADR/RID and Domestic Regulations Update

David Pope, Kevin Vagan, Anita Moinizadeh, Department for Transport

11:10 Dangerous Goods by Air Updates

Cara Ruzicka (by video link), Civil Aviation Authority

11:40 Dangerous Goods by Sea Updates

Gemma Harvey, Maritime and Coastguard Agency

12:10 Accident reporting

Speaker TBC, Department for Transport

12:40 Q&A Session
12:55 Lunch
13:55 Papers Submitted to the UN

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Keith White, Vehicle Certification Agency (including a Slido session)

15:15 Refreshments
15:30 Enforcement

Police – PC Terry Harvey / HSE – Amanda Cockton

16:00 Recycled plastics and dangerous goods packaging

Keith White, Vehicle Certification Agency

16:30 Panel Q&A using audience microphone and a Slido session
17:00 Close
18:00 – 19:45 Drinks reception and buffet (Sponsors to be confirmed)

Day 2

Wednesday 8th June 2022

09:00am – 4.15pm (Lunch and refreshments provided)

09:00 Meet the Regulators and Breakfast
10:00 Chairman’s Introduction
10:15 Faraday Project

Jonathan Buston, Health and Safety Executive

10:45 Break
11:00 Lithium Batteries

Keith White, Vehicle Certification Agency (including Slido Q&A session)

12:00 Enforcement Activity Update

Howard Forrester, Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

12:30 Q&A Session
12:45 Lunch
13.45 GB marked UN Packaging, use, misuse and misunderstanding

Keith White, Vehicle Certification Agency and Kevin Dougherty, Air Sea Containers and with your participation will highlight some of the commonly found issues.

14:45 New Regulations (Class 7) and update from ONR

Geoff Frackelton, Office for Nuclear Regulation

15:15 Current perspective of the Road haulage Industry on the TDG Regulations

Nick Deal, Road Haulage Association

15:45 Panel Q&A

With audience participation through microphones with Slido session

16:15 Close

Please note, the above agenda, programme and speaker line-up is subject to change.