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Freight container examination schemes or programmes

Conditions for approval (the Yellow Guide)

Legionnaires' disease: A brief guide for dutyholders
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The Freight Containers (Safety Convention) Regulations 1984 require that containers are examined in accordance with a scheme or programme approved by the Health and Safety Executive.

This document sets out what should be covered by container examination schemes or programmes. It is for organisations approved to carry out examination schemes or programmes. It can also be used by owners or lessees as the basis for their applications for container approval.

Updated: 2014-04-15