Starptautiskās darba grupas apspriede par bīstamo kravu pārvadājumu kontroli Eiropas Savienības valstīs

International working group on road side checks in the field of the transport of dangerous goods in the European Union

2006.gada 19. – 20. Jūnijs Rīga, Latvija

General Information

· Meeting languages: Latvian, English (simultaneous translation)

· Secretariat phone: +371 7028312


v Monday 19 June


Leaving from AlbertHotel to the meeting venue (Reiterna nams, 2 Mārstaļu Street, Riga)

09:30 - 10:00

Registration. Coffee

10:00 - 10:05

Opening of the meeting

Mr. Krišjānis Peters, Minister of Transport (Latvia)

10:05 – 10:20

Welcome address

o Mr.Seweryn Kaczmarek,(Poland), organizer of the previous meeting

o Mr. Helmut Rein (Germany), organizer of the first meeting

o Dr. John Read (Canada), organizer of the NATO meetings in Latvia, Lithuania, CzechRepublic and Hungary (1994 – 2000)

10:20 - 10:25

Adoption of agenda

10:25 – 11:30

Session I

10:25 - 10:55

Experience in the road side checks in new EU Member States.

10:25 – 10:40

Mr. Māris Pēkalis, Mr. Renārs Dērrings (Latvia)

10:40 – 10:55

Mr. Krzysztof Grzegorczyk, Mr.Ernest Raczkowski (Poland)

10:55 – 11:10

Experience in road side checks in the EU-15 Member States.

Dr. Jean Shannon (Ireland)

11:10 – 11:30

Questions and discussions.

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee break

12:00 – 13:30

Session II

12:00 -12:20

Applications of the new annexes of EU Directive 95/50 in Member States.

Preparation for applications of EU Directive 95/50 for checks in premises.

Mr. Erkki Laakso (European Commission, Energy and Transport DG)

12:20 -12:30

Transport of dangerous goods in Sweden 2004. Police checks.

Ms. Fredrika Lindholm (Sweden)

12:30 - 12:55

Enforcement of dangerous goods transport control in Northern America.

Exchange views on checks in both sides of Atlantics.

Dr. John Read (Canada)

12:55 – 13:15

Multimodal transportation of dangerous goods in the Eastern direction.

Mr. Dainis Lācis (Latvia)

13:15 – 13:30

Questions and discussions.

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch (Reiterna nams, 2 Mārstaļu Street, Riga)

14:30 – 17:30

Session III

14:30 - 16:00

Plenary discussions

o Exchange of information on the experiences in the Member States of the EU with the implementation of EU Directive 95/50 for checks of dangerous goods by road.

Dr. Gustav Kafka (Austria)

o Multimodal recognition of ADR certificates for drivers.

Mr. Krzysztof Grzegorczyk (Poland), Mr. Jeffrey Hart (UK), Mr. Juris Teteris (Latvia)

o Reflection from other countries about description of the packages ADR (e)

Ms. Fredrika Lindholm (Sweden)

o Advantage of Twinning projects in this field.

Mr. Helmut Rein( Germany)

o Checks of driver’s “security awareness”.

o On-the-spot fines, persistent/repeat offenders, prosecutions - adoption of a common approach.

Dr. Jean Shannon (Ireland)

o Results of the theme campaign on security Chapter 1.10/ADR

drs. Aimée de Wilde (the Netherlands)

o State of affairs of the Formad working group

o Fumigated load – Dutch experiences

Mr. Gérard Schipper (the Netherlands)

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee break

16:30 – 17:30

Continuation of Plenary discussions

v Tuesday 20 June

09:00 – 13:10

Session IV

09:00 - 12:00

Check of dangerous goods on Latvian roads in two different places.

o Group1 (CG-1)

o Group 2 (CG-2)


Arrival to meeting venue. (Reiterna nams, 2 Mārstaļu Street, Riga)

12:00 – 12:30

Coffee break

12:30 – 13:10

Plenary discussion

o 1st Group (CG-1) report

o 2nd Group (CG-2) report

13:10 – 13:30

Closing Session

o Future plans

o Closing statements

13:30 - 14:30

Lunch (Reiterna nams, 2 Mārstaļu Street, Riga)

Dalībnieku saraksts/ List of Participants

Additional documents:

Commision Directive 2004/112/EC
Council Directive 1995/50/EC
Dr. John Read (Canada)
Bīstamo kravu autopārvadājumu pārbaudes protokols
Questionnaire theme action security ( the Netherlands)
Security of dangerous goods/Report (the Netherlands)
The "Table of Eleven" (the Netherlands)
Unseen dangers in freight countainers (the Netherlands)
Work instructions Gas measurements of containers (the Netherlands)
ADR checklist (Poland)
Tillsynsdatabas 2004 (Sweden)
Brief outline of the control scenario (Poland)
Checklist in the carriage of dangerous goods by road (Poland)
ECR-Opsed(NO-025)EN (Poland)
Driver training certificates (United Kingdom)
Extract from the draft report of the eightieth session of WP. 158-12 May 2006 (United Kingdom)