HAZMAT

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an abbreviation for 'hazardous material' used on warning signs

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This course incorporates the new changes under the 52nd Edition of the IATA DGR and provides detailed hazmat training on the critical rules for air transport.
For added protection, tanks carrying hazmats are required to be fitted with steel head shields, coated in thermal insulation, and equipped with special devices to keep their bottom outlets from being sheared off in the event of an accident.
According to a study by an environmental group called The Good Neighbor Project, between 1985 and 1995, Union Pacific, by far the nation's largest hazmat rail carrier, doubled the ratio of its car shipments to workers from 85:1 to 170:1.
But even if he's awake, there's no guarantee the driver of that monster hazmat truck roaring up behind you on the highway is even marginally competent -- or that his rig is remotely safe.
an Anchorage consulting and management-assistance firm, says, "Over the last 2 years, hazmat regulations have changed more than they did in the previous 15 years.
But the cost of liability suits arising from a hazmat incident easily can exceed legal fines.
The changes are not so demanding for business people familiar with prior hazmat requirements, however.
NYSE:PBI), today announced a reseller agreement with Hazmat Software LLC of Longwood, Fla.
Our joint collaboration throughout the development of EasyShip Platinum Web means our hazmat customers will have access to the best overall solution on the market.