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Campaign for greater container safety must focus first on dangerous goods  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The recent reports of container ship fires has once more focussed those in the container supply chain on safety issues related to the incorrect processing of.


A major containership fire occurs every 60 days  Seatrade Maritime News

A major containership fire occurs every 60 days it has been estimated as insurer TT Club says the campaign for greater container safety must first focus on ...


Air France KLM Cargo is first group to adopt dangerous goods checks  International Airport Review

Air France KLM Cargo (AFKL Cargo) has become the first airline group to adopt IATA's newly developed Dangerous Goods AutoCheck (DG AutoCheck) for the ...


MAJOR CLEAN UP: Truck carrying dangerous goods rolls on hwy  Queensland Times

A B-DOUBLE carrying "dangerous goods" that rolled off the edge of the Cunningham Hwy late last night has caused road chaos. Traffic is at a standstill on the ...


Technology and data sharing can mitigate the risks of carrying dangerous goods  theloadstar.com

The aviation and maritime sectors should work together to mitigate risks in the declaration and handling of dangerous goods, a grave situation impacting both.


Ship Operators Raise Alarms Over String of Vessel Fires  The Wall Street Journal

The international shipping industry is wrestling with a spate of fires aboard vessels at sea in recent months that have crippled several big cargo ships, killed a ...


Air France KLM Cargo first airline to ramp up system for digital acceptance of dangerous goods  FreightWaves

Air France KLM Cargo said today it is the first airline to adopt the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) new “AutoCheck” digital system for accepting ...


TT Club: Campaign for Greater Container Safety Must Focus First on Dangerous Goods  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The recent reports of container ship fires has once more focussed those in the container supply chain on safety issues related to the incorrect processing of.


Dangerous goods make up three per cent of rail traffic  Summerland Review

Ammonia, jet fuel, chlorine, coal and crude oil among goods transported through communities.


Report: String of Massive Blazes at Sea Worrying Shipping Industry  Gizmodo

International shipping concerns are worried about a wave of major nautical blazes that have resulted in death and injury among crew as well as damage to ships ...


Cutting the paper chain in dangerous goods declarations  Air Cargo News

Electronic-Dangerous Goods Declarations (e-DGDs) offer the prospect of shorter consignment cut-off times for shippers and of reducing the number of.


Mexican arrested in Bali airport for carrying bullets - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Jose Fabian Ibarra Valdes, 32, was a passenger of JetStar Asia flight 3K-244 to Singapore. Aviation security found the bullets when his luggage passed through ...


Teach e-commerce shippers dangerous goods rules and criminalise those who break them  theloadstar.com

Some 40% of e-commerce shippers are unaware of dangerous goods regulations – “a very alarming” situation, revealed by an IATA shipper survey. In a month ...


Hapag-Lloyd: 50th Year of Transportation of Dangerous Goods  Maritime Logistics News

Hapag-Lloyd, the world's largest shipping company, marks 50th anniversary of dangerous goods department.According to a press…


Mainfreight fined for dangerous goods non-compliance  Australasian Transport News

The NSW Environment Protection Authority (EPA) reports that transport company Mainfreight Distribution Pty Ltd has been fined $4000 for allegedly failing to...


Air France-KLM first carrier group to adopt IATA's DG AutoCheck system  Air Cargo World

SINGAPORE — Air France-KLM Cargo has become the first carrier group to adopt IATA's Dangerous Goods AutoCheck system for the acceptance of ...


Hapag-Lloyd Marks 50th Anniversary of Dangerous Goods Department  Sea News

Sea News is the free online news *service* providing in depth coverage of global maritime news, Container Shipping, Port Terminal, Port Authority, Global ...


Seventy vehicles stopped in dangerous goods crackdown  Hartlepool Mail

One man was arrested and three vehicles seized during a crackdown on the dangerous transportation of hazardous goods.


Program aims to teach parents the warning signs of dangerous gaming habits  ABC News

Victorian parents will be taught to recognise the warning signs to reduce their children's risk of developing dangerous habits around online gaming and ...


Fiery forum calls for change on dangerous goods in tunnels  Coffs Coast Advocate

Coffs Harbour Bypass Action Group has sought commitments from the candidates contesting the Federal Election in the seat of Cowper over the Pacific Hwy ...


Afternoon Coffee: Boeing Co. Under Scrutiny for Corner-Cutting; Nike Adopts Shorter Lead Times  Spend Matters

Some lawmakers in Washington are now questioning whether Boeing has been cutting corners when it comes to safety, after two recent fatal 737 MAX jetliner ...


Report: TT Club Addresses Container Fire Surge  Port Technology International

TT Club, a leading provider of insurance services, has emphasized the need for a focus on dangerous goods as a way of achieving container safety.


First Airline Adopts New Dangerous Cargo Compliance Checking System  The Handy Shipping Guide

WORLDWIDE – Air France KLM Cargo (AFKL Cargo) has become the first airline group to adopt the International Air Transport Association's (IATA) newly ...


Competition rules can hamper container ship safety  FreightWaves

Competition rules forbid container lines from discussing their customers with other lines, which makes sense when promoting fair competition, but those same ...


Labelmaster Outlines Impact of New Lithium Battery Transport Rules  Associated Press

This *content* is a press release from our partner Business Wire. The AP newsroom and editorial departments were not involved in its creation.


Toxic smoke from last year’s West Footscray fire blamed for residents’ ongoing health problems  Herald Sun

A giant blackened pile of burnt drums that held dangerous chemicals is all thats left of the West Footscray warehouse engulfed by fire last August.


As pollution gets worse, air-filtering face masks get fashionable  Vox.com

The air is getting more dangerous to breathe all over the world — and a suite of companies are hoping to capitalize with a new fashion item.


Amazon Prime Air plane crash: Pilots admit cargo planes face 'higher levels of risk'  USA TODAY

The crash of an Amazon Prime Air cargo plane has put a spotlight on the industry and the challenges pilots of freighters encounter.


Air France KLM Cargo adopts DG AutoCheck  Air & Cosmos - International

Air France KLM Cargo has become the first airline group to adopt a new IATA digital solution for the acceptance of dangerous goods shipments.


Small DG shipment via ground from Canada to USA  ICC's Regulatory Blog

One of the most frustrating issues with shipping dangerous goods is finding a carrier that will transport the goods. When a client contacts us for repackaging ...


GIV makes first eDGD declaration using Frankfurt's INFr8  Air Cargo News

Germany-based dangerous goods specialist GIV has sent its first digital shipment declaration via the eDGD portal INFr8 at Frankfurt Airport. Adem Yurt,


Counting the costs of fires at sea  Seatrade Maritime News

The first few months of 2019 has already seen three major container ship fires. The most recent fire, on board the Grande America, has resulted in the sinking of ...


US cities are canceling recycling programs  Vox.com

China stopped importing trash from other countries. Now, many cities in the US are facing a recycling crisis.


Panalpina goes digital on manuals access  Airlines International

Panalpina has become the first freight forwarder to subscribe to the International Air Transport Assocation's (IATA) manuals access digitally. The move gives ...


Safety Measures That Improve Middle East Operations  AviationPros.com

Safety culture and effective training help eliminate risk in ground handling procedures, especially when dangerous goods are involved.


Transporting hazardous materials | Tank Truck Week 2018  Modern Bulk Transporter

Rules and regulations affecting tank truck carriers and tank manufacturers.


AF-KLM Cargo world's first adoptee of IATA's DG AutoCheck  Freightweek

SINGAPORE: March 13, 2019. Air France KLM Cargo (AFKL Cargo) has become the first airline group to adopt the International Air Transport Association's ...


Training ... the necessary evil of TDG  ICC's Regulatory Blog

This is post 1 of 1 in the series “The Importance of Employee Training for Regulatory Compliance”. This blog is one of a series that will try to make the process of ...


MP calls for third passage between Cairns and Tablelands to help cope with population boom  The Cairns Post

BARRON MP Craig Crawford believes there needs to be a third passage between Cairns and the Tablelands to cope with the regions strained road ...


Why Devils' Michael McLeod is, at last, generating dangerous offensive chances  NJ.com

Michael McLeod is still looking for his first NHL goal, but the New Jersey Devils rookie is generating the chances to get it.


Atlas Air confirms three fatalities in freighter crash outside Houston  FreightWaves

Air cargo carrier Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:AAWW) confirmed today that three crew members perished when a Boeing 767 freighter en route ...


With more oil to be shipped by rail, train derailments show enduring safety gaps  The Conversation - Canada

The recent runaway CP Rail train in the Rocky Mountains near Field, B.C., highlighted ongoing gaps in Canada's railway safety regime, more than five years ...


Finland's Ministry of Transport and Communications appoints steering group to support reform of Act on Transport of Dangerous Goods  PortNews IAA

The reform of the legislation on the transport of dangerous goods is proceeding. The Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland says it has appointed ...


Berenberg Bank Analysts Give Hapag-Lloyd (HLAG) a €31.00 Price Target  Fairfield Current

Berenberg Bank set a €31.00 ($36.05) target price on Hapag-Lloyd (ETR:HLAG) in a research report report published on Friday morning. The brokerage ...


Canadian railway accidents went from 1,091 to 1,170 last year, beating the 5-year average: TSB  Global News

Canadian train accidents grew, but fatalities fell, said a preliminary report.


Railway accidents increased seven per cent in 2018 but fatalities fell: TSB report  CityNews Vancouver

OTTAWA — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada says the number of railway accidents increased by seven per cent last year including those involving ...


Railways and crude shippers weigh in on changes to liability rules  Vancouver Sun

CALGARY - Railway operators and the petroleum industry have weighed in on how they think the risks of shipping dangerous goods by rail ought to be divvied ...


Gun safe sold at Dick's Sporting Goods nationwide recalled due to injury hazard  EastTexasMatters.com

A gun safe sold at Dick's Sporting Goods stores nationwide have been recalled due to a bolt malfunction.


Suspected toxic waste dump sites in Craigieburn investigated  Herald Sun

Authorities are investigating three warehouses in Craigieburn for dangerous goods after WorkSafe was alerted to possible illegal chemical stockpiles.


How emerging tech can streamline trade and customs  FCW.com

Blockchain and machine learning technologies can provide a solid foundation for the Customs and Border Protection's 21st Century Customs Framework and ...


Were Analysts Bullish Mondi plc (LON:MNDI) This Week? | Thorold News  Thorold News

Among 2 analysts covering Mondi PLC (LON:MNDI), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Mondi PLC had 12 analyst reports since ...


MONDI PLC ORDINARY SHARES UNITED KINGDO (OTCMKTS:MONDF) Sellers Reduced Their Shorts By 6.93% As Of Mar 26, 2019  K Reviewer

MONDI PLC ORDINARY SHARES UNITED KINGDO (OTCMKTS:MONDF) had a decrease of its shorted shares by 6.93%. In March was announced MONDF's ...


Cargo that kills  Seatrade Maritime News

To the melancholy list of lives and ships lost and damaged by burning and exploding containers we can now add the 56,642 gross tonnes of Grimaldi's Grande ...


DAKOSY participates at the World Cargo Symposium in Singapore  American Journal of Transportation

Hamburg/Singapore - DAKOSY is participating for the first time at this year's World Cargo Symposium, which is being organised for the 13th time by the ...


Dimerco's challenging chopper logistics completed in just five days  Air Cargo News

Global forwarder Dimerco has transported two civilian helicopters from Tennessee in the US, via South Korea, to Guangdong in China. The move was ...


Hapag-Lloyd (HLAG) Given a €29.00 Price Target by Kepler Capital Markets Analysts  XNewsPress

Kepler Capital Markets set a €29.00 ($33.72) price target on Hapag-Lloyd (ETR:HLAG) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently ...


Lufthansa Cargo: airfreight boom comes to an end  Air Cargo News

Lufthansa Cargo has warned that the airfreight boom of the last two years has come to an end after reporting an increase in profits last year. The carrier.


UPDATE Lufthansa Cargo: airfreight boom comes to an end  Air Cargo News

Lufthansa Cargo has warned that the airfreight boom of the last two years has come to an end after reporting an increase in profits last year. The carrier.


Railway incidents increased 7 per cent in 2018: TSB report  Canadian Occupational Safety

OTTAWA (CP) — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) says the number of railway incidents increased by seven per cent last year including those ...


Man airlifted to hospital after crash on 115 involving tractor trailer carrying hazardous material  durhamradionews.com

A tractor trailer with hazardous materials was involved in a chain reaction crash with several other vehicles on Highway 115, south of Peterborough. OPP say a ...


Delta Cargo reports customer shift to digital booking  Air Cargo News

Delta Cargo has noted a "significant shift" in the number of online bookings since it launched its new website in 2017. The airline said it had noted a 15.


Jefferies Financial Group Analysts Give Hapag-Lloyd (HLAG) a €40.00 Price Target  XNewsPress

Jefferies Financial Group set a €40.00 ($46.51) price target on Hapag-Lloyd (ETR:HLAG) in a research report report published on Friday morning.


Global Sodium Methyl Mercaptide (SMM) market top manufactures, Regions, Trends, Analysis, Types, Applications, Market Size and forecasts 2019-2024  The Billings Observer

Report Name: “Global Sodium Methyl Mercaptide (SMM) Market Growth 2019-2024”. According to the new market research report on Global “Sodium Methyl ...


Dimerco delivers urgent Aerospace cargo from US to China in 5 days  American Journal of Transportation

Global freight and transportation specialist Dimerco has turned round an urgent request from a long-standing, well-known aerospace customer in China to ...


Train derailment site in Banff National Park could attract hungry grizzlies: Parks Canada  Global News

The TSB is investigating the derailment of a CP Rail freight train west of Banff, Alberta. No one was hurt and CP Rail says the train was not carrying dangerous ...


20 train cars derail between Banff, Alberta and Field, B.C.: TSB  Global News

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is investigating following a train derailment between Banff, Alta., and Field, B.C., on Thursday.


CDA: safety at stake!  Eindhoven News

News - The safety of people living around railways in Eindhoven is at stake. Dutch political party CDA bases its claim on plans to allow more trains transporting ...


Results of Conference "Containers and Container Transportations. Topical Matters, Ideas, Solutions"  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

On 20 – 21 February 2019 the Conference "Containers and Container Transportations. Topical Matters, Ideas, Solutions" arranged by Russian Maritime Register ...


CP Rail under pressure after recent train derailments  The Crag and Canyon

A section of the Bow Valley Parkway remains closed as the cleanup operation continues at the site of the train derailment in Banff National Park on February 28.


Another train derails in mountains  Western Producer

Another Canadian Pacific Railway freight train has derailed west of Banff, causing delays on the company's main-line route between Calgary and Vancouver.


Explosions and landslides – China’s worst accidents since 2014  South China Morning Post

A string of incidents, often caused by lax safety standards and criminal negligence, have resulted in widespread loss of life over the past five years.


DOT Issues New Rule for Air Transport of Lithium Batteries  Lexology

The Department of Transportation issued today an Interim Final Rule (IFR) prohibiting the transport of lithium ion cells and batteries as cargo on…


US PHMSA Study Will Assess Aligning US and International Regulations for Aerosol Containers  HazMat Management Magazine

by Bergeson & Campbell. The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) routinely reviews and ...


Perishables, pharma and high-tech mitigate January drop in total air cargo volume  Air Cargo News

January 2019 another volume drop in total chargeable air cargo weight, this time of 2% year on year (YoY), coupled with a dollar yield drop of 2.5%,


3 hours ago Infrastructure need sparks works training  Gisborne Herald

EIT has started working with the local roading sector ahead of a new infrastructure works training programme to overcome a skills shortage likely to result from a ...


Mainfreight to open logistics site in Sydney  Logistics Magazine - Australia

Mainfreight is opening its latest food grade and dangerous goods certified 3PL warehouse in Sydney, New South Wales. The official opening of Mainfreight ...


Mayor frustrated with lack of transparency from RMS  Coffs Coast Advocate

Mayor Knight is fed up with a lack of transparency from the RMS in relation to dangerous goods.


40% of Toys in Bulgaria - Potentially Dangerous  Novinite.com

There is a growing number of dangerous toys on the Bulgarian market. Data is available from the State Agency for Metrology and Technical Surveillance. In the ...


Operation Truck and Bus - Four arrests made and over 50 vehicles checked  Suffolk Constabulary

PC Chris Squirrell with Police Dog Rigsby, PCC Tim Passmore and PC Kelly Milton at the Copdock check site. Four people were arrested and over 50 vehicles ...


Peacock, Turkish Airlines Partner to Boost Cargo, Airfreight  THISDAY Newspapers

Nigeria's airfreight subsector is set for a major boost as Peacock Aviation and Allied Services Limited teams up with Turkish Airlines Cargo to deliver efficient and ...


WorldACD: Air cargo volumes in Jan. down, but specific industry volumes grew  Air Cargo World

WorldACD's analysis for January bolsters the emerging theme of year-over-year drops in air cargo traffic – with the month showing a 2 percent decline in volume ...


Hapag-Lloyd Ireland– DG Surcharge in Port of Cork  American Journal of Transportation

Hapag-Lloyd announced that effective March 18, 2019 Hapag- Lloyd will implement a Dangerous Goods surcharge for all ex-and imports per laden IMO ...


Inside track: Transport, Shipping & Logistics  Lexology

NHVR to target consistency for livestock and bulk carriers The NHVR will address inconsistency for livestock and grain harvest management schemes as…


Millions of plastic particles , MSC Zoe washed up – how could this happen?  The Crypto Coin Discovery

On his journey from Antwerp to Bremerhaven, the ship “MSC Zoe had lost” in January, at least several Hundred containers in the stormy North sea. Including two ...


Cargo misdeclaration: Classification confusion hampers dangerous cargo declaration  JOC.com

Maersk Line, Hapag-Lloyd, and other ocean carriers are cracking down on dangerous goods misdeclarations, but more awareness is needed to address the ...


The Crossing review – Bai Xue's slowburn gem delivers the goods  The Guardian

With this elegantly elliptical arthouse movie, Bai Xue announces herself as a cool, confident observer of a new generation of Chinese youth. There are echoes of ...


Delta Cargo Announces International Product Rebrand, aligning with SkyTeam Cargo  theloadstar.com

Press Release. No changes to product offering. Introducing General, Express, Critical and Specialized. ATLANTA, February 19, 2019: Delta Cargo (NYSE: DAL) ...


NSS keeps mineral exports rolling | Truck Trailer Building & Equipment News  Trailer Magazine

Shipping *service* provider, Northern Stevedoring Services (NSS), is running a 20-strong fleet of triple road trains to move product to Port of Townsville for its ...


Air cargo volumes indicate worldwide trade slowdown  Transport and Logistics News

WorldACD reports that the enduring downward slide of air cargo volumes continued last month. The first month of 2019 confirmed the trend we have seen for a ...


FG's Dangerous VAT Hike Gamble  Independent Newspapers Limited

Jerry Uwah. Nigeria is in dire financial strait. The 2019 Appropriation Bill now being debated in the National Assembly is plagued with an agonizing N1.86 trillion ...


Making A Career In Cleaning Up The Earth #BlazeATrail  FE News

School and college students care passionately about the environment. Less than a month ago, thousands of young people walked out of lessons to protest ...


News - Navis loading computer for newbuild bulkers  Bulk Materials International

Navis is to equip a series of nine newbuild 82000 dwt bulk carriers with the dedicated bulk version of its MACS3 loading computer.


Dangerous goods regulations updated  Railway Gazette International

INTERNATIONAL: The latest version of the Regulation concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail came into force on January 1....


Global and Regional Special Fire Truck Market Outlook, Development and Opportunities in 2019-2024  Micro Finance Journalism

The Special Fire Truck market report provides an unbiased and detailed analysis of the on-going trends, opportunities/ high growth areas, market drivers, which ...


Is Buying PANALPINA WELTTRANSPORT HOLDING AG BINNI (OTCMKTS:PLWTF), Having Lower Short Interest a Winning Strategy?  MoneyMakingArticles

The stock of PANALPINA WELTTRANSPORT HOLDING AG BINNI (OTCMKTS:PLWTF) registered a decrease of 24.25% in short interest. PLWTF's total short ...


Instagram’s and Facebook’s anti-vaccine problems aren’t surprising  Vox.com

The image-based platforms have for years been a gold mine for hucksters selling medical misinformation or outright lies.


We found our personal data on the dark web. Is yours there, too?  KMOV.com

The little drips of personal data leaked from every major data breach—your name, email, phone number, Social Security number, and mailing address—pool in ...


Israel and Gaza inch closer to war after Tel Aviv rocket attack  Vox.com

Israel is responding to a Gaza rocket attack on Tel Aviv that him a home and injured seven people.


That's a LOT of trainers... £250k haul of dodgy goods seized by cops  Manchester Evening News

'If you are buying these goods you are helping to fund drug dealing, human trafficking and extortion'


Defunct ropeway poses risk to settlements in Makwanpur  The Kathmandu Post

The Kathmandu-Hetauda ropeway, which went out of operation two decades ago, poses a safety threat to the locals of several settlements in Makwanpur district.


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