VAGTC Presents: Shipping Hazardous Materials
11/8/13 8:30 am EST
GVSU L. William Seidman Center
50 Front Avenue SW
Grand Rapids, MI
Shipping hazardous materials is a highly regulated activity in today’s safety-conscious environment. Many companies are unaware their shipments contain materials which may be considered hazardous. Regulations concerning Hazmat shipping are complex and numerous and are overseen by several government agencies, including OSHA, EPA and DOT. Significant fines and penalties have been imposed against companies and individuals who fail to comply with the applicable shipping rules. Gain an overview of Hazmat shipping, and understand processes needed to ensure regulatory compliance.