DOT OFFERERS AND SHIPPERS
This presentation is a two part series for offerers and shippers. We will review information based on the Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration regulations as they relate to the awareness, handling, and shipping requirements of Hazardous Materials within the United States. The Hazardous Materials Regulations, also known as the HMR, form the core of this training and can be found in the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49, Subtitle B, Chapter 1, Sections 171 thru 173 and Section 178.
Part One of this course will review employee training requirements, how to classify materials, shipping descriptions, specialized informatoin, acceptable packaging, small and limited quantities, markins and placards, and more.
Part two of this course will review shipping papers, the hazardous waste manifest, loading and unloading of hazardous materials, incidents, as well as security and reporting processes.