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UPS expands dangerous goods shipping program

April 12, 2017 by sehui

ATLANTA, GA – UPS has announced it has expanded its global dangerous goods shipping program to include 400 additional commodities that can be accepted in its global air network, with 300 additional commodities across its European ground network. In addition, the company has also increased permitted quantity of select dangerous goods accepted for shipment.

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Poll Shows Hazmat Rules Would Challenge Einstein

July 9, 2015 by sehui

CHICAGO — Is complying with the multitude of regulations for the transport of hazardous materials – also known as dangerous goods (DG) – truly a challenge? Is it one so great that even Albert Einstein would have had problems figuring out some of the rules?

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Hazmat background checks hurting truckers: Celadon boss

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

WASHINGTON — The five-month-old hazardous materials truck driver background check implemented by the Transportation Security Administration as is hurting the trucking industry by imposing higher operating costs and deterring drivers from obtaining “hazmat” endorsements, a top trucking executive testified before Congress this week.

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HAZMAT TRAINING PROGRAM

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

J. J. Keller & Associates has introduced ‘Hazmat Training Made Easier For All Employees’

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SPECIAL REPORT: Truck ferry asks MDOT to rekindle hazmat enforcement rules

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

DETROIT — It was big news a couple of years ago, but it seems that hardly anyone notices anymore that the privately-owned Ambassador Bridge at the Windsor-Detroit border continues to allow hazmat trucks on the structure despite a 75-year-old U.S. law that prohibits it.

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ATA looks to clear up hazardous regulations

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations wants to eliminate patchwork hazmat rules and recently took their case to Washington.

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CTA wants U.S. hazmat fee reconsidered

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

OTTAWA — Near the end of February, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) proposed a fee increase that didn’t sit well with the Canadian Trucking Alliance.

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HAZMAT TRAINING PROGRAM

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

J. J. Keller & Associates has introduced ‘Hazmat Training Made Easier For All Employees’