General Regulatory Provisions: Transportation of Licensed Material
(1)Each licensee who transports licensed material outside the site of usage, as specified in the Authority license, or where transport is on public highways, or who delivers licensed material to a carrier for transport shall:
(a)Comply with the applicable requirements, appropriate to the mode of transport, of the regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation in 49 CFR Parts 107, 171-180, and 390-397, appropriate to the mode of transportation. The licensee shall particularly note the regulations of U.S. Department of Transportation in the following areas:
(A)Packaging — 49 CFR Part 173: Subparts A, B and I.
(B)Marking and labeling — 49 CFR Part 172: Subpart D, 172.400 through 172.407, and 172.436 through 172.441 of Subpart E.
(C)Placarding — 49 CFR Part 172: Subpart F, especially 172.500 through 172.519, and 172.556, and Appendices B and C.
(D)Accident reporting — 49 CFR Part 171: 171.15 and 171.16.
(E)Shipping papers and emergency information — 49 CFR Part 172: Subparts C and G.
(F)Hazardous material employee training — 49 CFR Part 172: Subpart H.
(G)Security plans — 49 CFR Part 172: Subpart I
(H)Hazardous material shipper/carrier registration — 49 CFR Part 107: Subpart G.
(b)The licensee also shall comply with applicable U.S. Department of Transportation regulations pertaining to the following modes of transportation:
(A)Rail — 49 CFR Part 174: Subparts A through D and K.
(B)Air — 49 CFR Part 175.
(C)Vessel — 49 CFR Part 176: Subparts A through F and M.
(D)Public highway — 49 CFR Part 177 and Parts 390 through 397.
(c)Assure that any special instructions needed to safely open the package are sent to or have been made available to the consignee.
(2)If, for any reason, the regulations of the U.S. Department of Transportation are not applicable to a shipment of licensed material, the licensee shall conform to the standards and requirements of 49 CFR Parts 170 through 189 appropriate to the mode of transport and to the same extent as if the shipment were subject to the regulations.
Rule 333-118-0050 — General Regulatory Provisions: Transportation of Licensed Material,