§ Mr. Michael Morris
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what controls there are on the transportation of dangerous liquid on the public highway.
§ Mr. Atkins
The carriage of dangerous liquids by road is subject to the following regulations:
- The Dangerous Substances (Conveyance by Road in Road Tankers and Tank Containers) Regulations 1981;
- The Classification, Packaging and Labelling of Dangerous Substances Regulations 1984, as amended;
- The Road Traffic (Carriage of Dangerous Substances in Packages etc.) Regulations 1986, as amended.