506. Inflammable, explosive or dangerous goods.

Goods1 of an inflammable, explosive or dangerous nature2 to the shipment of which the carrier3, master or agent of the carrier has not consented with knowledge of their nature and character may at any time before discharge be landed at any place, or destroyed or rendered innocuous by the carrier without compensation; and the shipper of such goods is liable for all damages and expenses directly or indirectly arising out of or resulting from such shipment