The Supplement also includes texts of the Medical First Aid Guide, descriptions of the reporting procedures for incidents involving dangerous goods, harmful substances and/or marine pollutants, the International Code for the Safe Carriage of Packaged Irradiated Nuclear Fuel, Plutonium and High-Level Radioactive Wastes on board Ships and other appropriate Assembly resolutions, resolutions and circulars of the Maritime Safety Committee and circulars of the Facilitation Committee and of the Sub-Committee on Dangerous Goods, Solid Cargoes and Containers.
The following circulars have been added to the present edition:
- MSC.1/Circ.1439: Conversion table (record of amendments) for part 7 requirements of the IMDG Code concerning transport operations
- MSC.1/Circ.1440: Illustrations of segregation of cargo transport units on board containerships and ro-ro ships
- MSC.1/Circ.1442: Inspection programmes for cargo transport units carrying dangerous goods.