Transport of dangerous goods by sea is governed by the International Maritime Organisation, part of the United Nations. The IMDG code is the standard for global shipping lines and the international maritime community, including ports and freight forwarders, when handling dangerous goods. This podcast highlights the urgent deadline of January 1st 2010 for companies to train their staff on the IMDG code. The IMDG e-learning solution is an innovative, cost-effective tool for busy freight handlers and booking staff to be trained and comply with the regulations