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Training the next generation of dangerous goods handlers  AeroTime News Hub

While dangerous goods can ‒ and are ‒ transported by air, people working with them, from ground handlers to security personnel, must receive specific training ...


Time:matters Introduces Urgent Transports of Dangerous Goods  SupplyChainBrain

Time:matters, a provider of Special Speed Logistics, is now offering urgent transports of dangerous goods. Urgent transports of time-critical goods in hazard ...


Lufthansa issues temporary ban after dangerous cargo found  FreightWaves

A cargo containing lithium ion batteries is said to have prompted Lufthansa's air cargo arm to issue a temporary ban on taking some shipments, including those ...


time:matters offers fastest possible transport of dangerous goods  theloadstar.com

PRESS RELEASE. Transport of time-critical shipments now also available for dangerous goods; Active monitoring at every stage of the transport process ...


Lufthansa Cargo posts blacklist following dangerous goods 'incident' at Hong Kong  Air Cargo World

Update: Lufthansa has announced it will lift the temporary embargo previously placed on Flexport Asia shipments, effective Monday, 16 September. Lufthansa.


time:matters expands dangerous goods offering to ten markets  STAT Times

time:matters, special speed logistics services provider, has added urgent transports of dangerous goods, to its offering.


Opportunities for Container Market Hazardous Goods Industry  OnYourDesks

The hazardous goods container is also known as dangerous goods container, which is used in the storage and shipping of chemical or hazardous waste ...


TT Talk – Dangerous goods centre stage  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

t has been a torrid year for cargo-related containership fires, with reported incidents averaging every 30 days and bucking the twenty plus year frequency of.


Hazardous Goods Container to Witness Growth Acceleration During 2018-2026  Rapid News Network

Hazardous Goods Container Market: An Overview. The hazardous goods container is also known as dangerous goods container, which is used in the storage ...


Lufthansa Cargo lifts Flexport ban - but the inside story shows best practice at work  theloadstar.com

The Lufthansa Cargo embargo on three companies over an 'incident' involving dangerous goods has been lifted, the carrier has confirmed to The Loadstar.


Compliance Gaps Revealed in Global Dangerous Goods Confidence Outlook  Global Trade Magazine

The growth of ecommerce and the evolution of supply chain has made moving dangerous goods in a safe and compliant manner more important than ever."


Lufthansa Cargo blacklisting move highlights the challenge of DG shipments  Air Cargo News

OPINION: Lufthansa Cargo temporarily blacklisted a manufacturer and two forwarders following an incident at Hong Kong International Airport. The shipper.


Dangerous goods: Customs officials from nine countries check lorries in Luxembourg  RTL Today

Over the past two days, lorries with dangerous goods were stopped and checked at the border with France and at the Howald Customs Centre. The initiative ...


Does increase in FedEx 2020 shipping rates prelude strategy shift?  Air Cargo World

FedEx announced new shipping rates for FedEx Express, FedEx Ground and FedEx Freight will come into effect Jan. 6, 2020. The new rates will include ...


Labelmaster's DG survey reveals hazmat transport issues, more  Modern Bulk Transporter

Labelmaster, a provider of products, services and technology for the safe and compliant transport of dangerous goods (DG) and hazardous materials (hazmat), ...


IATA 61st Edition Significant Changes  ICC's Regulatory Blog

The Labor Day Holiday generally symbolizes the end of summer for many people. For many businesses it is the end of their fiscal year. For parents in many ...


Proposed changes to TDG regulations include more rigorous training  Auto Service World

Canadians who transport dangerous goods may soon have to prove their competence through new training and assessment requirements. The Canadian ...


Lufthansa Cargo blacklists vape shipper and forwarders after lithium ion 'incident'  theloadstar.com

The dangers of misdeclaring lithium ion battery shipments have again come to the fore. A Chinese vape manufacturer, ShenzhenAbuFan Technology, has been ...


Civil society groups raise red flag over cartels sabotaging government war on counterfeit goods  Kenya News Agency

The Cartels operating within the directorate of criminal investigations, DCI, The Judiciary, and the Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP) are allegedly ...


Regulatory Classification Expert - Smarter Sorting  Built In Austin

Smarter Sorting is hiring for a Regulatory Classification Expert in Austin. Find more details about the job and how to apply at Built In Austin.


From the Floor at INTERGEO: The New EU Drone Rules  DroneLife

We're on the show floor at INTERGEO in Stuttgart, Germany this week – and bringing you news on some of the new technologies, trends and expertise on offer.


Transportation/Hazardous Materials: U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Interpretive Letter Addressing Materials of Trade Provisions  JD Supra

The United States Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (“PHMSA”) addressed in an August 1st interpretive letter a question regarding the ...


Rise in dangerous goods fines could help those like Tarrawingee grandparents who lost family in fuel tanker crash  The Border Mail

David Bridge and his two children died in a fuel tanker crash on their way back from Christmas in Tarrawingee.


Warehousing 101: Simplifying a Complicated Process  Baltimore Post-Examiner

Choosing a warehouse that suits your needs can be a complicated process. Often the numerous choices available can be overwhelming. Whether you need to ...


Container inspections reveal misdeclared cargo, poor stowage  FreightWaves

Inspections of a sample of 500 ocean containers found large numbers with misdeclared cargo, improper stowage or placarding.


Hazmat Industry Survey Identifies Supply Chain Compliance Challenges  Yahoo Finance

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--. 2019 Global Dangerous Goods Confidence Outlook Identifies Hazmat Supply Chain Gaps, Need for Better Technology, Data ...


Province to study need for new 401 overpasses  The Kingston Whig-Standard

MALLORYTOWN – The province is launching a study to evaluate the need to replace bridges and interchanges along Highway 401 between Kingston and ...


Arrest Reports  The Daily Iberian

IBERIA PARISH. SHERIFF'S OFFICE. The following were booked into the parish jail: SEPTEMBER 9. Jarrett Carline, 32, 221 W. Park St., St. Martinville.


ARRB engages in DG study | Truck Trailer Building & Equipment News  Trailer Magazine

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) has commissioned the Australian Road Research Board (ARRB) to undertake a Dangerous Goods (DG) movement study.


Plastic Rigid IBC Market Size to surge at 6.2% CAGR and Hit USD 3280 million by 2024  Global Banking And Finance Review

According to this study, over the next five years the Plastic Rigid IBC market will register a 6.2% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market size will reach US$ ...


Boxship fire prevention needs to focus on cargo verification  Lloyd's List

THE ever increasing size of containerships and the frequency of fires on board has again raised the issue of protecting vessels from misdeclared dangerous ...


Navis MACS3 API Services Improve Safety, Collaboration and Efficiency for Transportation of Seaborne Container Cargo  Yahoo Finance

Navis delivers MACS3 API services to check vessel strength & stability, dangerous goods and lashing calculations for all stakeholders in the ocean container ...


Transportation of Dangerous Goods changes coming in Canada  http://www.jobbernation.ca

The Automotive Industries Association of Canada is advising of planned changes to the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.


Burnaby hazardous-waste facility fights $10K Environment Ministry fine in court  Burnaby Now

A Burnaby waste-management company could face a $10000 Environment Ministry fine for failing to register hazardous waste at its facility, according to a recent ...


Bettel's anger highlights a bleak truth: the EU27 just wants Britain to go  The Guardian

It was, by any standards, an unusual spectacle: the leader of the European Union's second-smallest country deciding to empty-chair the British prime minister at ...


Lack of firefighting resources to tackle containership blazes  Seatrade Maritime News

Container ships that carry thousands of different cargoes, many of them dangerous goods, are ill equipped to fight fires that can break out inside the boxes.


Mock drill in Mumbai airport tests response to air crashes  The Hindu

In a first-of-its-kind mock drill conducted outside the airport periphery, Mumbai International Airport Ltd. (MIAL) simulated an air crash at the SNDT Women's ...


Soup sold in Asda and Waitrose pulled from shelves over fears it contains deadly listeria bacteria  The Sun

SOUPS sold in Asda, Ocado and Waitrose have been pulled from shelves over fears they contains the deadly listeria bacteria. Soupologie, the manufacturers ...


Top Oil achives TruckSafe Gold Standard  HGV Ireland.com

Top Oil is the latest company to achieve the TruckSafe Gold Standard, awarded by FTA Ireland. John Horgan is pictured receiving the award with Adrian Byrne ...


Amazon ‘turning a blind eye to knock-offs’ as customers are told to look out for fake and ‘potentially dange  The Sun

SHOPPERS have been told to watch out for fakes products on Amazon as the online retailer has been accused of "turning a blind eye" to knockoff goods.


Export controls in Mexico  Lexology

An overview of the export control regime in Mexico, including general and special controls, supply chain security, applicable countries and penalties.


IMO to Act on Bulk Cargo Liquefaction Training and Container Lashing  The Maritime Executive

A new IMO Model Course on Safe Handling and Transport of Solid Bulk Cargoes is expected to be valida...


Truckers begin new strike  The Portugal News

The drivers of dangerous goods have begun a new strike today, this time on overtime work, weekends and holidays, called by the National Union of Drivers of ...


Regulations for WA Work Health and Safety  Lexology

The public consultation phase for the Work Health and Safety Act for Western Australia (WHS Act (WA)) ended on 31 August 2018. On Tuesday 27 August…


TRANSPORT TRUCK TERROR: Large amounts of ammonia found in trailer with no plates  Toronto Sun

It's a blatant disregard for safety and other drivers.Niagara Regional Police pulled over a truck towing a trailer with 6350 kg of ammonia and laid eight charges ...


MPs call on 'transparency'  Fairfield City Champion

Fairfield MP Guy Zangari has labelled the decision by the state government to not inform parents which toys and pyjamas were seized during raids on a number ...


Steel Drums and IBC Market Expand at the Fastest CAGR of 4% During the Forecast Period 2019 – 2029  The Trusted Chronicle

The global demand for steel drums & IBCs accounted for revenues equating US$ 13 Bn in 2018; FMI's new study estimates growth to hover at 4% mark during ...


CN Rail hosts emergency response training at Skeena River in case of train derailment  Terrace Standard

CN Rail is working with the City of Terrace and Kitsumkalum to practice collaborating through emergency response training in case of a potential train derailment ...


Two airlines ban all MacBook Pros from checked luggage  CNET

The prohibition applies even to MacBook Pros that weren't subject to the recent recall over battery issues.


Kendal stolen car driver jailed after police chase  BBC News

Ex-boxer Hugh Fury was towing a stolen caravan when he was stopped as he careered into a field.


Solving the jigsaw puzzle of filling aircraft with freight  FreightWaves

According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), it has only been in the last nine years that the airline industry has emerged to produce regular but ...


Fayetteville Police arrest 1, seek 3 in stabbing, robbery of resident  WTVD-TV

Fayetteville Police have one suspect in custody and are looking for three others identified in connection with a knife attack and robbery that began with the ring ...


Test of children's products finds 'almost all' foldable cots fail safety standards  ABC News

Almost all foldable cots designed to keep young children safe and comfortable fail to meet the highest safety standards, consumer advocates say, arguing that is ...


Bulk Container Packaging Market Significant Market Size | Comprehensive Analysis, Industry Revenue, Forecast till 2019 – 2024  Denton Observer

The “Bulk Container Packaging Market” 2019-2024 research report provides a detailed overview of industry. It covers the growth aspects of industry.


Pipeline Safety Office PHMSA To Align With UN Regulations  The National Law Review

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration PHMSA issued a Notice in response to various petitions for rulemaking submitted by shippers, ...


Over 12000 Trucks Put Out of Service in Roadcheck Inspection Blitz  Heavy Duty Trucking

More than 12000 vehicles were placed out of *service* due to critical inspection violations during the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance s International ...


Global Special Fire Truck Market 2019 – Rosenbauer, Oshkosh, Morita Holdings, Magirus, E-ONE, KME, Gimaex, Ziegler Firefighting  Industry News Times

The "Special Fire Truck Market" report contains a wide-extending factual assessment for Special Fire Truck, which enables the customer to separate the future ...


Smiths Detection Opens Technology Studio in Maryland, USA  ASIATravelTips.com

Smiths Detection has opened a Technology Studio at its headquarters in Maryland, USA. The studio will be used to demonstrate the company's range of ...


China’s long-distance lorry drivers are unsung heroes of its economy  The Economist

AROUND FIVE in the morning is the most lethal time on China's motorways, says a transport-industry veteran. The peril comes from long-distance lorry drivers, ...


Argos recalls Cuggl high chair over fears it could fall over when your baby is in it  The Sun

ARGOS is warning parents they need to stop using a Cuggl high chair immediately over fears it could fall over when their child is in it. The retailer has issued an ...


NTC highlights alternative DG emergency response guide | Truck Trailer Building & Equipment News  Trailer Magazine

The National Transport Commission this week confirmed that the Competent Authorities Panel has approved the use of the Australian Emergency Response ...


Virgin Australia just banned all MacBooks from its cargo holds over battery fire fears  Fast Company

MacBook owners can still take their MacBooks on Virgin Australia flights—they just have to do so in carry-on luggage.


7 red flags that could mean a product on Amazon is actually junk  Business Insider

If a product on Amazon seems too good to be true, it probably is. Watch out for these red flags when you're shopping on Amazon.


Containership fires – the importance of knowing your customer  Seatrade Maritime News

To tackle the growing problem of containership fires lines need to better know who the shipper is and strong processes in place to spot mis-declared cargoes ...


You Might Not Be Able To Bring Your MacBook Pro On An Airplane Now And Here's Why  HouseBeautiful.com

The FAA has announced the ban of certain Apple MacBook Pro models on airplanes due to the dangers of their older battery packs that could potentially cause ...


Will Boris Johnson solve Irish border issue in Brexit talks?  Financial Times

Boris Johnson renewed his push for a Brexit deal with Brussels on Wednesday as Downing Street confronts the biggest single barrier to an agreement: how will ...


International Freight Forwarding Lobby Questions Penalties for Misdeclared Cargoes  The Handy Shipping Guide

Dangerous Goods in the Spotlight but the Ability to Penalise Shippers Queried. Shipping News Feature. SWITZERLAND – WORLDWIDE – The recent ...


Illegally imported plastic waste returned back to US, Canada  The Phnom Penh Post

All the 83 containers of plastic waste illegally imported into Cambodia by Chungyuen Plastic Manufacture Co Ltd have been returned to their originating ...


Las Cruces Utilities Completes Crisis HAZWOPER Training  KRWG

In a crisis, it's training that allows for the best outcome. But how do you train for a crisis? Las Cruces Utilities (LCU) personnel train to respond to.


Safe handling of bulk cargoes  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The safety of ships carrying bulk cargoes depends on proper implementation of IMO rules - and training is crucial. A new IMO Model Course on Safe Handling ...


You can’t advertise that: The big list of prohibited ads across social and search platforms  Marketing Land

Part of managing successful ad campaigns involves knowing what types of ad *content* is disallowed and what's restricted across the social and search ad ...


AL Global Detroit report: Dark times ahead for US automotive industry  Automotive Logistics

As overall US vehicle sales slow down and EV sales remain stagnant, there are concerns that some OEMs are chasing new-generation technologies at the ...


24 Counterfeit Goods You Should Avoid at Amazon, eBay and More  Yahoo Finance

These fakes could be more dangerous than you think.


Lac-Mégantic residents launch legal action demanding repairs to railway  CBC.ca

A coalition of Lac-Mégantic residents will seek an injunction to block all transport of dangerous goods on the line, unless immediate repairs are undertaken to ...


Trailer technology: taking the EBS lead  Australasian Transport News

It's no good having the latest electronic safety technology on trailers if it's not connected to the prime mover, as some drivers and operators are finding o...


A FedEx first for Africa  Financial Mail

Mike Higley, FedEx's vice-president for Southern Africa, is originally from Atlanta in the US but has been living in SA for five years, ever since the logistics ...


BC, Alberta inspectors secure honors during CVSA championships  Truck News

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Sgt. Benjamin Schropfer of the Nebraska State Patrol earned top honors during last week's North American Inspectors Championship ...


What does CVSA's executive director think about this year's Roadcheck results?  Fleet Owner

For Collin Mooney, executive director of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Administration (CVSA), even one vehicle or driver violation is too many. So it may seem ...


Former professional boxer jailed for dangerous driving  The Westmorland Gazette

A FORMER professional boxer who led police on a dramatic motoring pursuit while towing a stolen caravan has been jailed.


Dolav Ace has UN approval ahead of Brexit  Resource Magazine

Sponsored *content*. As Brexit approaches, the UK will soon face more stringent checks on the export of hazardous materials under the UN's Basel Convention, ...


Police operation on A19 identifies issues with vehicles  The Northern Echo

A POLICE operation to identify whether or not vehicles carrying dangerous goods were safe, found several which were not compliant with the law.


Trump retaliates in trade war by escalating tariffs on Chinese imports and demanding companies cut ties with China  The Washington Post

The slide came as the trade war between the United States and China worsened Friday, with Beijing imposing retaliatory tariffs on $75 billion in American ...


Hapag-Lloyd AG (ETR:HLAG) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts  Slater Sentinel

Hapag-Lloyd AG (ETR:HLAG) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve ratings firms that are covering the firm, MarketBeat.com ...


No agreement on minimum services for upcoming fuel strike  The Portugal News

The National Association of Public Road Hauliers of Goods (Antram) and the Union of Drivers of Dangerous Goods have not reached an agreement on the ...


Gulf Center for Aviation Studies celebrates 10 years of leadership in aviation training  Arabian Aerospace

The Gulf Center for Aviation Studies (GCAS), the training arm of Abu Dhabi Airports, is celebrating ten years of leadership in airport and aviation training.


Charcoal faces IMO grilling as number of boxship fires ignites -  Splash 247

Major containership fires are on the up this year, averaging one a month in 2019, bucking this century's already alarming average of one every 60 days, ...


Angellala Creek explosion lawsuits continue  Queensland Country Life

Two multi-million dollar lawsuits against the trucking company and driver behind the 2014 Angellala Creek bridge explosion will continue after a Supreme Court ...


Traffic controls to stay along Sumner Rd  Otago Daily Times

The parking restrictions and traffic controls that allowed Sumner Rd to be safely re-opened will be made permanent. Temporary traffic management measures, ...


Start-up of the day: Dynaxion uses particle acceleration technology to detect drugs and explosives  Innovation Origins

Based on CERN's particle acceleration technology, Dynaxion develops a parcel scanning system to detect drugs, explosives and other illicit goods.


How to bring wellness into the home – a Hong Kong family’s sanctuary  Post Magazine

Verdant views and a sense of tranquillity complement an interior designed to nourish mind, body and soul.


Highway 9 remains closed after deadly multi-vehicle crash  Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Three people have died and two others are critically injured as a result of a fiery crash along Highway 9 about 300 kilometres east of Calgary.


Fuel-Tanker Drivers On Strike In Portugal  South EU Summit

For the Portuguese government, the tourist season – which is also mere weeks before a general election – is the worst time of year for fuel-tanker drivers to strike ...


Best Roadways Steps into Air & Rail Cargo Services, Announces Group Director - Suyashh Gupta  Outlook India

(Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with Newsvoir. takes no editorial responsibility for the same.) Mumbai ...


New Motor Vehicles Act: Truck driver fined Rs 59,000 in Gurugram  Times of India

A truck driver was on Wednesday fined Rs 59000, the highest in the last three days, for violating several traffic rules under the amended Motor Vehic.


FIATA calls for dialogue in response to shipping line's misdeclaration fines  American Journal of Transportation

Zurich - FIATA is calling for urgent dialogue with the top carriers, in the wake of recent moves by shipping lines to impose penalties on shippers who misdeclare ...


Avoid Setting Your Plane on Fire: Flying Safety Tips for Lithium Batteries  Ausdroid

Lithium batteries are highly flammable and very hard to extinguish if they burst into flames, but if you're not in an aeroplane it's not the end of the world – putting ...


Portugal lifts fuel rationing as tanker drivers call off strike  Financial Times

Portugal is to lift fuel rationing after tanker drivers voted to go back to work seven days into an indefinite strike, agreeing to enter government-brokered talks with ...


Global Special Fire Truck Market Key Business Opportunities | Rosenbauer, Oshkosh, Morita Holdings  ScoopJunction

The Global “Special Fire Truck” Market report is to present a comprehensive assessment of the market and contains thoughtful insights, facts, historical data, ...


Amazon listing banned, mislabelled, unsafe products: report  Quartz

Tech companies employ an interesting logic when faced with liability issues. Although you may view online retailer Amazon as a seller, or Facebook and Google ...


Toxic PFAS-Coated Carpets Will Come Off the Shelves at the Home Depot  Natural Resources Defense Council

The first-of-its-kind announcement addresses the public health crisis of “forever chemicals”—which can now be found in the blood of virtually every American.


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