This European Standard applies to ladders, platforms and walkways on tank wagons fitted with top devices. It does not apply to crossing gangways nor to steps in so far as they are covered by UIC leaflets. This European Standard defines the important dimensions for manufacturers and operators of such tank wagons and takes into consideration the relevant and applicable construction and safety guidelines.
Legislation related to this standard
Transport of dangerous goods by rail
Procurement procedures of entities operating in the water, energy, transport and telecommunications sectors
Transport of dangerous goods by rail (96/49/EC Dir. amendment)
99.60 Withdrawal effective
Jun 29, 2011