H3 Special Handling Instructions

To specify special handling instructions in coded or free-form format

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
H301
Special Handling Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
3
1
Code specifying special transportation handling instructions
E0102: Only one of H3-01 or H3-02 may be present
H302
Special Handling Description
String (AN)
Conditional
2
30
1
Free-form additional description of special handling instructions to appear on printed bill if special handling code is not adequate
H303
Protective Service Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
4
1
Code specifying perishable protective service- rail carriers only
H304
Vent Instruction Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
7
1
Code specifying vent instructions
H305
Tariff Application Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code indicating to which traffic a tariff applies

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