How to order your TREC
It is so easy to order a Transport Emergency Card
First of all; make sure you have all the information
that you want to appear on your TREC.
You might need a MSDS or previous Transport Emergency
Card for the product you are ordering. These should
contain all information you will need through the
Simply follow these easy steps:
If it is
the first time you are using our website; go to the home
page, click the "Register" button. Read through
the terms and conditions.
If you agree to these, you will be taken to the
"Online order" page.
Click on "Register" again.
Simply fill in the information in the fields required
If your registration was successful, you will be asked
You will receive your password per email (make sure you
fill in the correct email address when registering).
To login: Enter your email address and password and
You will be directed to the ordering page.
Enter the UN Number of the product you are ordering a
A list of products linked to that UN Number will appear.
Select the one you require. (Note: The UN number and
proper shipping name will appear on your MSDS or
You will be directed to the Custom Data page.
Fill in the information required. (Note: This in
formation will appear on the MSDS under section 9 and
If you click next, you will be directed to the
Here you have 3 choices; you can add more products to
your order, you can cancel or confirm your order.
Add Another: You will go back to the UN Number page,
where you can fill in another UN Number to order another
Cancel Order: Your order will be cancelled.
Confirm order: Your order will be confirmed and you will
be receiving an invoice number.
Your invoice will be emailed to the email address you
Banking details can be found on the invoice.
Once we have received your proof of payment, the cards
are released and are ready for printing.
How to print
If it is the first time you are printing; you need to
install our printing program, called “Trec Printer”.
Click on the link shown on your invoice. (http://www.trec.co.za/TrecPrinter/install.htm)
A screen will open with an “install” button. Click here.
If a .Net Framework is not installed on your computer,
you will automatically be asked to install this. Again,
click on install. Wait a few seconds.
Your Trec Printer should open automatically.
In the Trec Printer; Type in your invoice number in the
Type in your “key” in the field provided. (The key is
found on the invoice, below the invoice date)
Click on the green arrow.
The cards you have ordered will be listed in the column
on the left side.
Double click on an item to see a preview of your card.
If you are sure that everything is correct, click on the
printer icon and select the printer connected to you
computer. Type in the quantity of cards you want to
print and print!
You can only print the quantity you have ordered.
By Law all transport emergency cards must have red lines
on the sides. The Trec Printer gives you a choice to
print with the red lines (if you have colour printer) or
without the red lines (on pre-printed stationary).