DOT: HAZMAT: Preparing Shipping Papers

Shipping hazardous materials can be dangerous, and is closely monitored in the United States by the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA). This training video is best used by those individuals shipping these dangerous materials. Shipping paper requirements and required shipping paper entries for hazardous materials are shown within this video. The proper Hazardous Materials Table guidelines are also provided. The viewer is also instructed on how to provide emergency response information for hazardous materials Standards of this training video are taken from the U.S. Government’s Code of Federal Regulations 49; and specific responsibilities surrounding the use of shipping papers are shown. This instructional training video is perfect for those preparing shipping papers for hazardous materials.