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Category: HazMat

5 Signs You Need a New Training Provider

Also listed in: Transportation

Training to handle, manage, and ship dangerous chemicals is not a rote exercise intended to “check a box.” When a mistake can lead to serious injury, death, evacuations, hospitalizations, highway closures, and lasting environmental contamination-training for personnel must meet higher standards for quality, accuracy, and knowledge retention.

HazMat Autocomplete Challenge:  Part 2

Also listed in: Bulk: Liquid-Dry, Transportation

In Part 2 of this Hazmat Autocomplete Series, hazmat trainer Flip De Rea gives unscripted answers to five more of the web’s most-asked questions about hazardous materials compliance.

Ask the Experts: The Web's 10 Most Asked Hazmat Questions

Also listed in: Supply Chain Visibility

In our Hazmat Autocomplete Challenge video, we used a popular search engine to collect the web's most-asked questions about hazardous materials compliance. Click play now to watch Lion hazmat instructor Flip De Rea give unscripted, off-the-cuff answers to the questions hazmat shippers are asking online.

Hazmat Shipper Starter Guide

Also listed in: Packaging , Supply Chain Security

This ten-step guide to the basics of hazardous materials shipping is designed for professionals who are new to hazmat shipping or in need of a refresher. From classification to naming, packaging, marking, labeling, documenting, and loading hazmat/dangerous goods shipments, this new guide covers critical points shippers must know to achieve and maintain full compliance with US DOT’s 49 CFR Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR).

Why Did My Hazmat Shipment Get Rejected?

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If a carrier rejects your hazardous materials shipment, your team must spend valuable time re-packaging, re-labeling, re-writing paperwork, or otherwise correcting mistakes big and small. Held-up and rejected shipments disrupt logistics, stall your operations, and can severely impact the bottom line. To prevent rejection and the bad outcomes that follow, let’s review some common causes of hazmat rejection and spot red flags before they cause an issue.

How Do I Ship a Lithium Battery?

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For shippers, this complexity and endless change result in hundreds, if not thousands, of man-hours spent searching for specific standards that apply to a given battery shipment. Cut through the confusion! Before you even think about shipping your battery, answer these four simple questions to help you determine how to safely prepare your shipment for transport.

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January 2020 Cover

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January 2020

(420 pages • 103.9 MB PDF)

July 2019 Cover

Full Digital Issue

July 2019

(245 pages • 40.1 MB PDF)

2020 Logistics Planner Cover

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2020 Logistics Planner

(128 pages • 16.6 MB PDF)

Top 100 3PL Providers Cover

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Top 100 3PL Providers

(19 pages • 0.81 MB PDF)

2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards Cover

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2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

(8 pages • 1.1 MB PDF)