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Dangerous goods are substances that are corrosive, flammable, explosive, spontaneously combustible, toxic, oxidising or water-reactive. Petrol, LPG, paints, pesticides and acids are examples of commonly used dangerous goods. The Dangerous Goods Act 1985 sets out the general duties for the manufacture, storage, transport, transfer, sale and use of dangerous goods and the import of explosives into Victoria.
January 18, 2007 - Information on the notice of prohibition of the transport of dangerous goods in or through CityLink tunnels.14510
November 1, 2007 - A dangerous goods register of transport determination issued by WorkSafe Victoria.14063
February 21, 2011 - This chart is designed for recognising dangerous goods to determine proper segregation in road vehicles and freight containers.14328
June 24, 2011 - Information explaining key changes to the Dangerous Goods (Explosives) Regulations.21698
November 1, 2007 - A dangerous goods register of transport exemptions issued by WorkSafe Victoria.13917
October 1, 2013 - Advice for retailers who fall within the definition of occupier and who sell dangerous goods in consumer packages.113201
June 1, 2013 - Details about notification requirements for occupiers storing and handling dangerous goods at their facilities or workplace.59490
March 1, 2013 - A dangerous goods register of packaging approvals issued by WorkSafe Victoria.59157
June 1, 2013 - Advice about the storage and handling of dangerous goods for those persons or facilities who can be granted an exemption.52749
December 1, 2012 - Details for workers of dangerous goods on reporting incidents that occur in the workplace which can cause serious injuries or death.44847