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Thursday, April 30, 2020
The Ins and Outs of Chemical Compliance: Hazmat, HazCom, Hazardous Waste, and GHS »
Chemical substances can have an assortment of labels and placards as they move through commerce and eventually end up as w...
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
New Idaho laws cover truck credentialing, hazmat loads »
Idaho Gov. Brad Little has signed into law two regulations that cover truck operations. The first new law will result in a...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
TSA Moves to Streamline Hazmat Endorsement Process »
The Transportation Security Administration has issued an interim exemption that will allow...
Thursday, March 5, 2020
U.S. DOT Issues Warning Regarding Use Of CBD Products By DOT-Regulated Employees »
The U.S. Department of Transportation Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy Compliance  published a notice  on Febru...
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Fuel hauler R.B. Stewart quickly reduces driver hazmat training costs by 75% »
Most  driver training  for hazardous materials (hazmat) courses is delivered in a passive format...
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Placards aid first responders in crashes involving hazmat-carrying trucks »
We've all seen them, whether on a road trip, or just commuting to work.  ...
Thursday, August 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
House lawmakers call for automatic emergency braking on new commercial trucks, buses »
Automatic emergency braking would be a standard feature on all new commercial motor vehicles, including large trucks, unde...
Tuesday, February 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NTSB updates its most desired rail safety improvements »
By Progressive RailRoading The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) recently unveiled its 2019-20 list of mos...
Monday, October 15, 2018
Understanding hazmat transportation management »
By Supply Chain Review Whether the goal is to prevent accidents, preserve human lives, minimize adverse consequences...
Friday, March 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
UPS' special commodities program will ship dangerous goods »
By Supply Chain Dive   UPS has officially expanded its International Special Commodities (ISC) program, its p...
Monday, June 5, 2017
Key Requirements for Employees Transporting Hazmats »
By Occupational Health & Safety Between OSHA and EPA's training requirements, employees who handle hazardous mate...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Hazmat Traveling by Train Through Suburbs Raises Concerns »
By Daily Herald Nine railcars carrying liquid sulfur toppled over March 15 in Lake Forest, and not a drop spilled, aut...

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