Inspection bodies of transport of dangerous goods

The inspection bodies referred to in the Act on Transport of Dangerous Goods include the inspection bodies of transport of dangerous goods, periodic inspection bodies of transport of dangerous goods, inspection bodies authorised by the Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority, type A notified bodies, type B notified bodies and inspection services operating under the supervision of type A notified bodies.

Which authority approves the inspection bodies for transport of dangerous goods?

  • Traficom recognizes the inspection bodies that perform inspection duties related to transportable pressure equipment.
  • Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority approves the inspection bodies whose inspection duties are related to transport of packages and containers intended for carriage of radioactive substances.
  • Tukes approves the inspection bodies related to any other carriage of dangerous goods matters than those mentioned above.