ASTM D5728 - 12 - Standard Practices for Securement of Cargo in Intermodal and Unimodal Surface Transport

ASTM D5728 - 12

Standard Practices for Securement of Cargo in Intermodal and Unimodal Surface Transport

Status : Current   Published : May 2012

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1.1 These practices are intended to serve as a guide to shippers, carriers, and consignees for load planning, loading, blocking, and bracing of intermodal and unimodal cargo in surface transport. The practices are referenced to a bibliography of information concerning the above. Hazardous materials, bulk cargo, non-containerized break bulk in ocean carriage, and transport of cargo by air are not included in these practices at this time.

1.2 These practices shall apply to cargo in surface transport on flat bed, open top, box car, truck, van, and intermodal containers.

1.3 The practices are intended to form a framework for the safe and effective loading and unloading of cargo in intermodal and unimodal surface transport. They are not intended to provide comprehensive detail relating to specific types of cargo, but will reference to source materials wherein such detail may be found.

1.4 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.




Standard NumberASTM D5728 - 12
TitleStandard Practices for Securement of Cargo in Intermodal and Unimodal Surface Transport
StatusCurrent
Publication Date15 May 2012
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Blocking, Bracing, Cargo, Intermodal, Intermodal container, Lading, Loading, Restraint, Securement, Shipping environments, Unimodal
ICS55.040
55.180.99
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages5
File Size84.41 KB
Price£40.00


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