Resource Library

Transportation security is a worldwide mission.
Learn how international organizations protect radioactive material.

The International Maritime Organization secures shipping and prevents pollution

The International Civil Aviation Organization is a United Nations agency established to help countries share their skies to their mutual benefit.

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The International Air Transport Association is the trade association for the world’s airlines, representing some 300 airlines or 83% of total air traffic.

Compliance Links

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Hazardous Materials Grants Program
U.S. DOT Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA)
The Hazardous Materials Grants Program is funded by registration fees collected from hazmat shippers and carriers who offer for transportation or transport certain hazmat in intrastate, interstate, or foreign commerce in accordance with 49 CFR Part 107, Subpart G.
WNTI Compliance Program
WNTI’s purpose is maintain the highest standards of safety and security in the global transport of nuclear and radioactive materials. 
Transportation of dangerous goods in Canada
Government of Canada
The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Program develops safety standards and regulations, provides risk-based oversight and gives expert advice on dangerous goods to promote public safety in the transportation of dangerous goods by all modes of transport regulated by Transport Canada.
U.S. Defense Counterintelligence and Security AgencyThe Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA) performs investigations on individuals working for or on behalf of the Executive Branch… and other branches of the government.
International Air Transport AssociationWorking together to shape the future growth of a safe, secure and sustainable air transport industry that connects and enriches our world
International Civil Aviation OrganizationTo serve as the global forum of States for international civil aviation. ICAO develops policies and Standards, undertakes compliance audits, performs studies and analyses, provides assistance and builds aviation capacity through many other activities and the cooperation of its Member States and stakeholders.
Canadian Nuclear Safety CommissionThe Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission regulates the use of nuclear energy and materials to protect health, safety, security and the environment; to implement Canada’s international commitments on the peaceful use of nuclear energy; and to disseminate objective scientific, technical and regulatory information to the public.
Nuclear Regulatory Commission – LibraryPart 20: Standards for protection against radiation


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Nuclear Regulatory CommissionLearn about the NRC’s regulations in Chapter I of Title 10, “Energy,” of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). Chapter I has principal parts governing nuclear materials transportation.
U.S. DOT Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Regulations issued by FMCSA are published in the Federal Register and compiled in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations.

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