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EOS 016: Shipping of Dangerous Goods

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Duration:
2 Hours
Warning! You may be in violation of Federal Law and create a public safety hazard if you ship dry ice, hazardous materials, or any other “Dangerous Goods” unless you have received specific training and the material is properly packaged and labeled.

The transportation of dangerous goods regulations require that, with few exceptions, every person engaged in the handling, offering for transport or transporting of dangerous goods be trained in the area of handling such goods.

The transportation of dangerous goods regulations require that, with few exceptions, every person engaged in the handling, offering for transport or transporting of dangerous goods be trained in the area of handling such goods.

Training
Required prior to and every 2 years thereafter for all University employees who transport, causes to be transported or ship dangerous goods to include:

Failure to comply with regulations for shipping hazardous materials can result in significant civil penalties for the shipper of up to $75,000.00 per violation. Regulations require that only properly trained personnel are to prepare shipments and documents for hazardous materials shipments.

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For additional information call (631) 632-6410.


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