PYROTECHNIC ARTICLES (SAFETY) REGULATIONS 2015

The Pyrotechnic Articles (Safety) Regulations 2015 have been implemented today (21.07.15). They bring in new provisions which harmonise the obligations of economic operators and introduce new requirements to improve the traceability of pyrotechnic articles. The Regulations and Explanatory Note are below. The impact assessment and transposition note are available alongside the regulations on the legislation.gov.uk […]

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Explosives Regulations 2014

The Explosives Regulations 2014 (ER2014) came into force on 1st October 2014.  They replace many old explosive specific Regulations (including MSER and COER) and although the layout of the Regulations has changed significantly, the general content of them remain the same. Two overarching guides  have been published . The Regulations The text of the Explosive […]

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CD266 – Consultation on draft COMAH Regulations 2015

CD266 – Consultation on draft COMAH Regulations 2015 to implement the Seveso III Directive 2012/18/EU on the control of major-accident hazards involving dangerous substances, amending Council Directive 96/82/EC This consultative document seeks views on  proposed new regulations, titled ‘The  Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations 2015’ to implement all but the land use planning aspects […]

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Explosives Guidance

This is a list of currently available guidance identified by the Explosives Guidance Working Group of the EIF (EGWG).  It is a “work in progress” document and will be updated by members of the EGWG and EIG periodically.  If you think there is a piece of guidance missing from the list, or any other edit […]

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Explosives and the Law

This is a list of current UK and International Explosive law, regulations and provisions (see key at bottom of table). It is a “work in progress” document and will be updated by members of the EIG periodically. If you think there is a piece of legislation missing from the list, or any other edit needed, […]

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