Do You Know Dangerous Goods?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is the DGR ? (You can choose more than one answer)

    • A.

      IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations

    • B.

      An IATA governance group

    • C.

      An IATA publication

    • D.

      A publication produced in consultation with ICAO (Annex 18)

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
    C. An IATA publication
    D. A publication produced in consultation with ICAO (Annex 18)
    Explanation
    The DGR refers to the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, which is an IATA publication produced in consultation with ICAO (Annex 18). It serves as a comprehensive guide for the safe handling, transportation, and documentation of dangerous goods by air.

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  • 2. 

    Can dangerous goods be safely transported by air?

    • A.

      No, it's not possible

    • B.

      Yes, under certain conditions

    Correct Answer
    B. Yes, under certain conditions
    Explanation
    Dangerous goods can be safely transported by air under certain conditions. These conditions include following strict regulations and guidelines set by aviation authorities, ensuring proper packaging, labeling, and documentation, and using specialized containers or packaging that can withstand the hazards associated with the goods being transported. Additionally, airlines and cargo operators have specific procedures and protocols in place to handle and transport dangerous goods safely. Compliance with these conditions is crucial to minimize the risks and ensure the safe transportation of dangerous goods by air.

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  • 3. 

    Can the risks associated with transporting dangerous goods by air be completely eliminated?

    • A.

      Yes, completely if the Regulations are followed

    • B.

      No, but they can be mitigated and minimized such that the dangerous goods can be safely transported if regulations are followed

    Correct Answer
    B. No, but they can be mitigated and minimized such that the dangerous goods can be safely transported if regulations are followed
    Explanation
    The correct answer states that the risks associated with transporting dangerous goods by air cannot be completely eliminated. However, these risks can be mitigated and minimized if the regulations for transporting dangerous goods are followed. This means that while the risks cannot be completely eliminated, following the regulations can ensure that the transportation of dangerous goods is done safely.

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  • 4. 

    How can dangerous goods be carried as cargo?

    • A.

      In cargo aircraft only

    • B.

      In passenger aircraft

    • C.

      In both passenger and cargo aircraft

    Correct Answer
    C. In both passenger and cargo aircraft
    Explanation
    Dangerous goods can be carried as cargo in both passenger and cargo aircraft. This is because certain goods classified as dangerous, such as flammable materials or hazardous chemicals, need to be transported for various purposes including commercial, industrial, or scientific reasons. While cargo aircraft are primarily designed to transport goods, passenger aircraft also have provisions for carrying dangerous goods in a safe and regulated manner. This allows for flexibility in transporting dangerous goods based on the specific requirements and capacities of different aircraft types.

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  • 5. 

    Who is the IATA DGR applicable to as per Resolution 618? ​(You can choose more than one answer)

    • A.

      All IATA Members airlines or Associate Members of IATA

    • B.

      All airlines part of IATA Multilateral Interline Traffic Agreement—Cargo

    • C.

      All shippers, agents and freight forwarders that offer consignments of dangerous goods to these airlines

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. All IATA Members airlines or Associate Members of IATA
    B. All airlines part of IATA Multilateral Interline Traffic Agreement—Cargo
    C. All shippers, agents and freight forwarders that offer consignments of dangerous goods to these airlines
    Explanation
    The IATA DGR is applicable to all IATA Members airlines or Associate Members of IATA, all airlines part of IATA Multilateral Interline Traffic Agreement—Cargo, and all shippers, agents, and freight forwarders that offer consignments of dangerous goods to these airlines. This means that any airline or organization that falls under these categories must comply with the regulations and guidelines set forth in the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations when handling and transporting dangerous goods.

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  • 6. 

    Indicate how dangerous goods may be carried safely:​(You can choose more than one answer)

    • A.

      By following Regulations when transporting

    • B.

      By banning air transport of all dangerous goods by air

    • C.

      By acquiring knowledge via training

    Correct Answer(s)
    A. By following Regulations when transporting
    C. By acquiring knowledge via training
    Explanation
    Dangerous goods can be carried safely by following regulations when transporting them and by acquiring knowledge through training. Following regulations ensures that proper procedures and safety measures are in place during transportation, minimizing the risk of accidents or incidents. Acquiring knowledge through training helps individuals understand the specific requirements and precautions associated with handling and transporting dangerous goods, enabling them to take appropriate actions to ensure safety.

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