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Training HazMat Drivers in Hijacking Prevention

Training HazMat Drivers in Hijacking Prevention

The Hazardous Material Regulations of the PHMSA/USDOT at 49 CFR 172.704(a)(4) mandate Security Awareness Training be provided to all HazMat Employees with their initial and triennial HazMat Employee Training.  This training should provide an awareness of security risks associated with HazMat transportation…

FAQs Regarding the Special Permits and Exemptions of the PHMSA for Hazardous Materials Transportation

The use of Special Permits (formerly known as Exemptions) in the Hazardous Material Regulations of the PHMSA/USDOT presents opportunities and challenges for Shippers and Carriers of hazardous materials.  While they provide an opportunity to transport or offer for transportation a…

The Responsibility for Training and Testing of HazMat Employees

A question I am frequently asked is, “Will you certify my HazMat Employees have been trained?” or, “Do you provide HazMat certification for HazMat Employees?” or some variation on this theme.  My answer, unfortunately, does not always satisfy my potential…

Manufacturers of Hazardous Material Packaging & HazMat Employee Training

The regulations of the US DOT that mandate training of HazMat Employees can be found at 49 CFR 172, Subpart H.  According to §172.702(a), “A HazMat Employer shall ensure that each of its HazMat Employees is trained in accordance with…

Transportation of Hazardous Materials Between the US and Canada

Persons responsible for the safe transportation of hazardous materials within the U.S., known as HazMat Employees, must receive the training required by the US DOT at 49 CFR 172, Subpart H.  If you only ship hazardous materials domestically, by highway…