After complaints about postal parcels with hazardous substances, the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) visited a webshop for chemicals in North Holland last week. It soon became clear that the company has a lot of things wrong: hazardous substances are not packaged correctly and labels on the packages are missing. Thus, the carrier does not know
This spring, an inspector from the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) is examining a transport tank with diesel oil en route from England via the Netherlands to Belgium. An analysis of the oil will follow after consultation with the National Police Unit. This shows that this diesel oil contains a large amount of chlorine.
Due to the floods, the Limburg region has been labeled a disaster area. Due to this emergency, carriers and truck drivers may not always be able to adhere to the applicable driving and rest times. That is why the ILT has decided to temporarily extend the driving and rest times, which will apply until Monday 2 August.
Mainport Rotterdam is the largest industrial complex in the Netherlands and is of great social and economic significance. With the publication of the State of Mainport Rotterdam 2021, the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) is mapping information about risks and emissions together for the first time. This creates a
The Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate (ILT) is planning additional inspections this year at road transport companies that started in 2018 and 2019. The ILT uses so-called 'system assessments' for this. With this, the ILT wants to gain more insight into the extent to which these newcomers comply with transport legislation and how they