Dangerous Goods are classified as ‘Dangerous/Hazardous” because of the risk they own that has the ability to cause risk to health, safety, property and environment when transported in commerce.
Goods that are defined as substance or material in which has the capabilities of posing risk to health, safety, property and enviroment while transporting. Below is the characteristics that are considered as dangerous.
• Explosive• Gases• Flammable• Oxidizing Substances and Organic Peroxides• Toxic and Infectious• Radioactive Material• Corrosives• Environmentally hazardous
As Dangerous Goods possessed substance that are explosive, toxic, corrosive, flammable or radioactive that are exposed to danger, it is important to ensure that the package of dangerous goods is packed carefully to ensure it is safe from harm and damage free during the transportation and transit process as well as to those who is handling the package.
“There are various types of DG packaging for different type of DG, UN approved/certified Fibreboard Box, Drums, Jerricans and moreWhen transporting dangerous goods, there are few packing requirements, hazard-specific general requirements, as well as the materials’ packing instructions that must be followed according to each hazard class contained in the shipment.”
“Dangerous goods may include substances that are Explosive, Gases, Flammable, Oxidizing Substances and Organic Peroxides, Toxic and Infectious, Radioactive Material, Corrosives or Environmentally hazardous.
In the event of a transportation accident, spillage or damage of these substances could cause hazards such as fire, damage to the environment and chemical burns.”
“Hassle-free. DGP Logistics will assist to handle various aspects of shipping not only being a provider of integrated logistics services, but also assisting to appropriately repack your dangerous goods and prepare all related documentations which can be confusing for you. This is important as package that does not meet the standard regulation and requirement and incomplete documentation, can cause lengthy delays, goods to be seized by customs as well as civic or criminal penalties from relevant authorities.
With our close network of experts around the globe, our customer can rest assured that your Dangerous Goods shipment are not only handled with the right packaging, but also shipped in accordance with the right regulations and the right safety practices. “
With proper DG packaging it could prevent damages which could potentially caused to humans, properties and the environment .
With a wide experience of transporting all types of Dangerous Goods, DGP is the perfect place for you to consult for professional advice. Here at DGP Logistics, we have standardized and more efficient method of handling hazardous materials in a compatible manner is which helps to minimize the risks associated when transporting Dangerous Goods as well as maximizing the benefits to our customer.
DGR training is necessary to ensure compliance with the regulation for transporting Dangerous Goods whether it is shipped by Air, Land and Sea. Dangerous Goods training teaches on proper identification, classification, documentation, labelling, marking and packaging in order to contribute to the safety of everyone involved throughout the packaging and transportation of the goods. At DGP Logistics, our team is certified in all aspects of transporting Dangerous Goods.
Only Dangerous Goods trained and ceritified personnel are authorized to prepare and sign DG Declaration (DGD). DGD is a compulsory form shipper or their agent must complete when shipping Dangerous Goods, to certified that the shipment has met the requirements of labeling and packaging according to IATA’s Dangerous Goods Regulations. DGP is able to assist you with preparing DGD. Contact us at email@example.com, for more information.
If you wish to ship your Dangerous Goods at ease, it is essential you have a Dangerous Goods expert. DGP Logistics is a perfect place to offer you the service as our team are specialized and certified Dangerous Goods expert in all aspect of transportation regulation.
Dangerous Goods are identified and classified according to the physical and chemical properties as well as the risk they present. The Material Safety Data Sheet contains information on the contents of the shipments with technical breakdown of the substances or components in your Dangerous Goods item.
“Standard regulations and requirements must be complied by shipper, freight forwards and air operators to ensure safe transportation of dangerous goods whether by air, land or sea which requires plenty of planning and consideration.Between the correct packing box, storage container, segregation of chemicals, documentation and managing licenses, there are numbers of challenges that comes into the role. You may contact us for assistance and we will advise on how you can ship your Dangerous Goods.”
“The cost of shipping is affected by factors such as the weight and dimension of the cargo and the shipping destination.
To receive a shipping quote for your items, simply fill up our contact form. Our friendly sales team will get back to you as soon as possible regarding your enquiry.”
DGP Logistics’ commitment to safety, passion for excellence, ethical practices, and client-focused approach position the company as a reliable and trustworthy partner in the transportation of Dangerous Goods. Clients seeking high-value logistics services are likely to find value in the comprehensive solutions and customer-centric approach offered by DGP Logistics.