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Hapag-Lloyd Imposes Steep Fines for Misdeclared Dangerous Goods  The Maritime Executive

In response to the growing hazard of container fires, Hapag-Lloyd is implementing a stiff fine of $1...


TT Talk – Calling for ports/terminals to engage with Hazcheck Restrictions Portal  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The containerised supply chain is well-known for its complexity. TT Club is seeking to 'call out' any practice that may undermine safety and preclude certain of.


Hazards, Risks In Transporting Dangerous Goods  New Vision

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What's in the box? Not necessarily what you think  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Thousands of containers moving around the globe are declared harmless when they actually hold dangerous cargoes. Felicity Landon looks at the implications.


Let's Talk Trash: Recycling hazardous goods  Powell River Peak

In our attempts to avoid the landfill, or, let's be honest, to avoid paying for garbage by tossing something into the recycling, we can unwittingly create a hazard.


Some MacBook Pro Users May Not Be Able to Fly With Their Laptops, FAA Warns  Travel+Leisure

Some MacBook Pro lovers might have to leave their beloved laptop at home for the time being. According to USA Today, the Federal Aviation Administration ...


Campaign launched to raise awareness of importance of transporting dangerous goods safely  Leigh Journal

VEHICLE operators and drivers of goods vehicles are being reminded of the importance of transporting dangerous goods safely and load security.


FAA bans some MacBook Pro models from flights due to possible fire risk  KING5.com

SEATTLE — Editor's note: The above video is from Veuer about TSA guidelines when taking a laptop through the security checkpoint. Federal safety officials ...


Opinion: This is the sad, pathetic results of the Burnaby truck blitz  Burnaby Now

A team of Burnaby RCMP traffic officers and other law-enforcement agencies finished day three of a four-day joint initiative Thursday aimed at commercial trucks ...


Hazardous goods joint venture for Jebel Ali Free Zone - Latest Maritime & Shipping News Online  The Maritime Standard

UAE-headquartered Tristar and the Stevens Group based in the Netherlands have launched Tristar Hazmat FZCO, which is based in the Jebel Ali Free Zone.


Hong Kong's Market Is Providing Gas Masks and Protest Gear Despite Government Crackdown  Reason

Despite police harassment and border confiscations, protest supplies continue to make their way to dissidents.


Portugal: Fifth day of truckers' strike begins with one less union in protest  Macau Business

International, MNA | A strike by dangerous goods drivers is entering its fifth day on Friday, after one of the two unions that called for the strike backed off the ...


Crew safe after container fire on APL Le Havre off India coast  FreightWaves

A container fire aboard the APL LeHavre comes as many liner companies are cracking down on misdeclared cargo.


Hazardous Goods Container Market: WiseTech Global acquired Containerchain a leading container solution provider globally  Gem Newz

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


Authorities take the fuel strike day by day  The Portugal News

Petrol rationing continues across Portugal as the dangerous goods drivers strike continues indefinitely.


Liners rally to impose fines on misdeclared cargoes -  Splash 247

Other container lines are taking action similar to Hapag-Lloyd's decision to impose fines on shippers who have failed to declare hazardous cargoes in their ...


Container Ship Safety Forum continues to grow – Member companies test new firefighting equipment  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The Container Ship Safety Forum e.V. (CSSF) welcomes five new members: Asiatic Lloyd & Atlantic Lloyd, Arkas Shipping & Transport, Lomar Shipping, V-Ships ...


Burnaby sweep found 'insane' number of serious truck violations, says traffic officer  Burnaby Now

Burnaby RCMP wrapped up the first of three days of inspections of commercial vehicles on Tuesday and supplied the final numbers to the NOW. According to ...


Panalpina's new Frankfurt pharma centre gains GDP approval  Air Cargo News

Panalpina's newly opened Healthcare Logistics Center in Weiterstadt near Frankfurt/Main Airport has obtained Good Distribution Practice (GDP)


Big trucks face 20-hour ban in Bangkok  Bangkok Post

Transport Minister Saksayam Chidchob plans to ban big trucks from the streets of Bangkok from 4am to midnight - limiting their movement to only four hours ...


Education, greater vigilance needed to curb tanker disasters  The Citizen

Dar es Salaam. The government should revisit laws on the transportation of dangerous goods like petroleum. products which are highly inflammable.


PIC: Two children among four killed in Mpumalanga head-on collision  IOL

Durban - Four people, including two children, were killed in a head on collision on the N11 approximately 13km outside of Ermelo, Mpumalanga ER24 said.


Enforcement campaign highlights the need to transport goods safely  The Chester Standard

VEHICLE operators and drivers of goods vehicles are being reminded of the importance of transporting dangerous goods safely and load security in a…


Rebuilt Maersk Honam Returns to Service as Maersk Halifax  The Maritime Executive

The stern section of the ill-fated container ship Maersk Honam has re-entered *service* with a new bow...


Container Fire Aboard APL Boxship Brought Under Control  The Maritime Executive

A container fire broke out aboard the boxship APL Le Havreoff the coast of Gujarat last Friday eveni...


The six most common reasons cargo gets held up in customs  FreightWaves

A seamless shipping experience through customs involves foresight, planning and a seamless transit process. However, it's not unusual for delays to occur, ...


Investments to Improve Emergency Response in Ontario  Government of Ontario News

The province's investments to support municipal Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) teams, Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive (CBRNE) ...


Another box ship crew scramble for their lives as containers catch fire  theloadstar.com

Fire has swept through several containers aboard the APL Le Havre just days after carriers announced they would impose heavy fines on misdeclared ...


Sweden installs automatic 'alco-barriers' for drivers at ferry port  The Guardian

Gothenburg port in Sweden has installed the country's first automated sobriety check to prevent drivers over the alcohol limit from venturing on to its road ...


Portugal faces threat of fuel shortages at height of tourist season  Financial Times

Portugal faces a potential fuel emergency at the peak of its tourism season after tanker drivers on Monday began an indefinite strike for more pay in a protest that ...


Do something about disasters, government urged  The Citizen

As the nation reels from the fuel tanker blast that has killed 76 people, more and more voices are being raised on the need for authorities to do some ...


Toll cops NSW EPA fine for contractor shortcoming  Australasian Transport News

Its fuel tanker was hit by a drunk driver, it sought to remedy the situation through a contractor, the contractor didn't have the right pump and Toll ended u...


Authorites warn against illegal fuel storage as truckers' strike looms  The Portugal News

People who store fuel in jerrycans at home or in other buildings in Portugal are breaking fire safety laws, the National Emergency and Civil Protection Authority ...


Portugal PM rules out mobilization of forces as drivers strike begins - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

LISBON, Aug. 12 (Xinhua)-- Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa on Monday said that the minimum services were provided in line with the government's ...


Amazon Warns Customers: Those Supplements Might Be Fake  WIRED

On the second evening of Prime Day, Amazon's annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that had nothing to do with the ...


Roundup: Portuguese gov't orders "civil requisition" after strikers miss minimum service - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

LISBON, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- The Portuguese government announced on Monday a "civil requisition" asking the striking fuel tanker drivers back to work, after the ...


Why It's Important To Store Dangerous Goods Properly  EconoTimes

When you're handling dangerous goods, you must store these properly; they're labeled as hazardous for a reason. While accidents are often unavoidable, there ...


Hazmat University announces exciting new information on their site about Hazardous Materials Shipping Training  Stockhouse

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The hazardous material/dangerous goods industry, manufacturing and other verticals in the United States ...


Trio of toy balls sold on Amazon recalled because kids could choke on them  The Sun

Parents warned that toy balls sold on Amazon pose a chocking risk.


Where to find fuel during the fuel crisis  The Portugal News

A website that shows the emergency network fuel stations was launched in Portugal, according to the platforms Waze and Vost.pt, in the run-up to a truck drivers' ...


Uncontrolled movement led to May 2018 derailment at Sept-Îles Yard, Quebec  Canada NewsWire

DORVAL, QC, Aug. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - In its investigation report (R18Q0046) released today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) found that ...


Panalpina's Frankfurt healthcare logistics center receives GDP certification  STAT Times

On August 6, Panalpina has received Good Distribution Practice (GDP) certification for its newly opened Healthcare Logistics Center in Weiterstadt, close to ...


Editorial: Trump’s dangerous new Chinese tariff threat  San Francisco Chronicle

President Trump has always appreciated a good cliffhanger. On his reality TV show “The Apprentice,” he frequently suggested story lines and plot twists to ...


Road Accidents: How Paramedics Recognize a Risky Scenario?  Emergency-Live

Dispatch centre calls up for immediate pre-hospital care on a road accident. The ambulance crew must be careful; there could be dangerous goods involved and ...


Sainsbury’s recalls hot cross buns over fears they will make you sick  The Sun

SAINSBURY'S has issued an urgent recall for batches of own brand hot cross buns over fears that they could trigger allergies. A manufacturing error meant that ...


Ottumwa IA Fire Department Unveils New Fire Boat Firefighters  Firehouse.com

Ottumwa firefighters tested their new $53000 river rescue boat Thursday. "Having these guys come out and get used to the boat was necessary,” Chief Tony ...


Inside Track: Work Health and Safety  Lexology

Training organisation fined $200000 for fraud An occupational health and safety training organisation has been convicted and fined $200…


Standing against Violence in Hong Kong with Expectation for its Better Tomorrow  Khmer Times

The fact indicates that what is happening in Hong Kong has gone far beyond demonstration and protest and evolved into obvious violence, severely threatening ...


Global Special Fire Truck Market 2019 – Rosenbauer, Oshkosh, Morita Holdings, Magirus, E-ONE, KME, Gimaex, Ziegler Firefighting  Industry News Updates 24

A profound analysis of the industry based on the “Special Fire Truck Market” all over the world is named as Global Special Fire Truck Market Report.


North Korean hackers stole $2 billion to fund weapons program  Business Insider

According to a UN report, North Korean cyber attacks skimmed $2 billion from banks and cryptocurrency exchanges to fund its weapons programs.


EU Harmonization Moves Forward - What's Changed? What Are The Implications?  Inside GNSS

Europe has set out to abolish the national patchwork for drone operations. Faced with different drone rules all over the continent, the legislative bodies of the ...


Caribbean Airlines Cargo signs interline agreement with Air Canada  Air Cargo News

Caribbean Airlines Cargo has signed a new interline agreement with Air Canada, which enables it to ship into and out of all major cities in Canada. The.


Six New Icebreakers to be Built for Canadian Coast Guard  Naval News

The announcement was made on August 2 by Canada's Minister for Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Jonathan Wilkinson. Minister Wilkinson ...


One arrest made and over 40 vehicles stopped in multi-agency operation  Suffolk Constabulary

46 vehicles were inspected, during an operation targeting light goods vehicles (LGVs) and passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs) in Suffolk.


Aims receives official accreditation to offer aviation training  New Era Live

WINDHOEK - Africa Institutional Management Services (Aims) on Friday, July 19, received their Approved Training Organisations certificate (ATO) enabling them ...


WorkSafe removing 300,000 litres of dangerous chemicals from toxic dumps every week  Herald Sun

Huge stockpiles of toxic chemicals across a network of illicit dump sites in Melbourne's north are likely take at least a year and a half to clean up. The workplace ...


New ADR compliant label from Brady  Labels and Labeling

Labels are required to warn employees and first responders for packaging containing highly flammable lithium batteries that are difficult to extinguish. For this ...


Killea residents fear ‘someone will be killed’ due to dangerous cross border driving  Derry Journal

Residents in the border village of Killea have expressed fears someone will be killed due to speeding and dangerous driving across both sides of the border.


Lidl recalls quarter pounder with cheese burgers over fears they could make you ill  The Sun

LIDL has recalled batches of microwavable burgers over fears that they may trigger a serious allergic reaction. The Speedfeast quarter pounder with cheese is ...


Tanzania: Do Something About Disasters, Government Urged  AllAfrica.com

As the nation reels from the fuel tanker blast that has killed 76 people, more and more voices are being raised on the need for authorities to do some ...


The third multipurpose RSD32M dry-cargo vessel "Navis-3" of 6220 t deadweight is put in the operation  Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

On 03.06.2019 the third multipurpose RSD32M dry-cargo vessel "Navis-3" of 6220 t deadweight (building No. 3203) was put in the operation. The customer is ...


US has 'ill intentions' on HK –Beijing  The Manila Times

BEIJING: A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman once again urged the United States to stop interfering in Hong Kong affairs, stressing that no one should ...


DHL risk unit: Plan for low river levels in Europe  JOC.com

Companies should have contingency plans in place for their inland European supply chains as low water levels on the Rhine and Elbe rivers pose a very real ...


AirAsia signs MoU for Thai JV to grow air cargo services  Digital News Asia

The companies' shared vision is to grow demand for air cargo services, a sector which is constantly evolving, especially when it comes to e-commerce.


Golden days gone for Air New Zealand flyers: Why I hate inflight wi-fi  Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: The prime minister walked to the back of the plane, with an unusual look. We all knew something was up. Something serious. It's 2015, and Sir John ...


Targeting truckers who flout high-risk freight laws in Wigan  Wigan Today

Wigan vehicle operators and truckers are being reminded of the importance of transporting dangerous goods safely and load security as a national enforcement ...


Could Feds Force Companies to Support Your Right to Repair?  WIRED

In a big step toward possible legislation, the Federal Trade Commission held a workshop on whether consumers should be able to fix their gadgets themselves.


NHVR announces pre-advised PBS combination extension  Australasian Transport News

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has expanded performance-based standards (PBS) pre-advised design approvals to include PBS combinations ...


Recent no-deal threats show dangerous disregard for Northern Ireland and its fragile peace  Prospect

The backstop is intended to protect hard-won peace; no deal would jeopardise it.


Head to Head Review: Recordati (OTCMKTS:RCDTF) & PANALPINA WELTT/ADR (OTCMKTS:PLWTY)  Mayfield Recorder

Recordati (OTCMKTS:RCDTF) and PANALPINA WELTT/ADR (OTCMKTS:PLWTY) are both mid-cap medical companies, but which is the better investment?


Portugal: Army to step in for truckers during strike - minister  Macau Business

International, MNA | Portugal's defense minister, João Gomes Cravinho, said that the armed forces are available to mitigate the effects of the strike of fuel truck ...


Hauliers' association calls for 'civil requisition'  The Portugal News

Portuguese haulier association ANTRAM has said that the "socially irresponsible" attitude of the drivers' unions justifies "preventive civil requisition," after the ...


Caribbean Airlines Cargo Interlines with Air Canada  South Florida Caribbean News

Caribbean Airlines Cargo can now ship into and out of all major cities in Canada. This was made possible with the recent signing of an interline agreement.


Bulk Container Packaging Market Forecast to 2019-2024 by Industry Share, Size, Growth Rate, and Regional Analysis by Top Key Players  The Otiloti

Report Titled: “Bulk Container Packaging Market – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 – 2024)”. The Research Report on “Bulk Container Packaging Market” ...


Does HAPAG-LLOYD AKTIEN ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:HLAGF) Have Gas After Even More Sellers Involved?  The MAK Daily

The stock of HAPAG-LLOYD AKTIEN ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:HLAGF) registered an increase of 12.12% in short interest. HLAGF's total short interest ...


Could HAPAG-LLOYD AKTIEN ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:HLAGF) Change Direction After More Shorts?  The MAK Daily

The stock of HAPAG-LLOYD AKTIEN ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:HLAGF) registered an increase of 12.12% in short interest. HLAGF's total short interest ...


What is warehouse technology? Definitions and application examples  ETMM Online

This article provides the most important information on warehouse technology. Get an insight into various disciplines, warehouse types and application areas!


Dog Goods USA LLC To Conduct A Voluntary Recall of Chef Toby Pig Ears Treats Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk  Food Poisoning News

Canine Items USA LLC to conduct a voluntary recall of Chef Toby Pig Ears Treats due to doable salmonella well being danger. Source link ...


Amazon to open warehouse for dangerous goods  Business Insider

Amazon is opening a special warehouse to separate dangerous goods from the rest of its operation.


UPDATE: Tanker cars damaged in train collision at Fort Frances (2 photos)  Tbnewswatch.com

Officials say no leaks occurred as a result of the collision.


Police guarantee security during hauliers' strike  The Portugal News

Portugal's PSP police force is to ensure the security of critical infrastructures and strategic sectors, such as petrol stations, supermarkets, airports and power ...


Don't mail bug spray  Estevan Mercury

During the late 1990s, my late sister, Melanie, worked at fly-in fishing camps up north in the Northwest Territories for her summer jobs to pay for her nursing ...


'Cannabis companies run a higher risk of producing contaminated products'  FoodNavigator.com

Microbial detection company Hygiena says cannabis is rapidly expanding as an ingredient in foods such as baked goods, oils, drinks and butter, but due to its ...


Op-Ed: How the fallout from the U.S.-China trade war spreads  Los Angeles Times

The trade spat between the U.S. and China over the last two weeks now seems headed toward a new phase, which could prove to be far more dangerous for the ...


HKSAR gov't strongly condemns protesters' storming of liaison office of China's central gov't - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

HONG KONG, July 21 (Xinhua) -- The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government on Sunday evening strongly condemned some radical ...


New delivery service from Grande Prairie to the North  Cabin Radio

What started with a nine-dollar jar of pickles has turned into the opening of a delivery *service* from Alberta to Yellowknife. Kristina and Martin Fujita, together for ...


Child searched by police sparks outrage online  NEWS.com.au

A photo showing a police officer searching a young boy outside a Sydney train station has caused outrage online with many slamming it as “absolutely ...


CN train derailment cleared between Terrace and Prince Rupert  Prince Rupert Northern View

The CN mainline is now open, following a train derailment mid-way between Prince Rupert and Terrace. The incident involved a locomotive and three cars ...


Finding the Best Recycling Solution for Old Electric Car Batteries  AZoCleantech

There has been a sudden increase in the number of registrations of electric cars. However, what is the solution to dump used batteries? The association of Swiss ...


Ray Dalio says he wouldn't rule out China weaponizing its massive US Treasury holdings  CNBC

Hedge fund titan Ray Dalio said he wouldn't rule out China using its Treasury holdings to gain an upper hand against the U.S. in the trade war — a view that ...


CN train derailment between Terrace and Prince Rupert  Haida Gwaii Observer

The CN mainline is now open, following a train derailment mid-way between Prince Rupert and Terrace. The incident involved a locomotive and three cars ...


Maersk Honam resurrects under a different name  ShippingWatch UK

Nearly one and a half years after the tragic fire on board Maersk Honam, which cost several crew lives, the 15000 teu container ship will soon be resurrected ...


Special Fire Truck Market Production Market by Major Players, Volume, Development, Opportunities, Market Dynamic Forces & Forecast 2024  Northwest Arkansas Politics

Special Fire Truck Market reports provides a comprehensive overview of the global market size and share. Special Fire Truck market data reports also provide a ...


US-China Trade War Enters Dangerous New Chapter | The Takeaway  WNYC Studios

Last week, the Chinese government allowed its currency, the renminbi, to weaken in value. The move, intended to offset the effects of U.S. tariffs, was met with a ...


No injuries in minor train derailment  Brantford Expositor

PARIS An army of railway workers with heavy equipment worked to clear debris and repair track following a minor derailment Monday evening in Paris.


Quicktake: What are 'flags of convenience'?  The National

Why most merchant vessels transiting the world's major chokepoints don't sail under the flag of their owners.


August strike confirmed for truckers  The Portugal News

Trade unions representing Portugal's lorry drivers have failed to reach an agreement with the road haulage association, ANTRAM, and have submitted a formal ...


Can blockchain solve the problem of misdeclared dangerous goods?  Marine Log

Maritime Blockchain Labs (MBL), founded by blockchain technology specialist BLOC and the Lloyd's Register Foundation (LRF), reports that a consortium has ...


Teach e-commerce shippers dangerous goods rules and criminalise those who break them  theloadstar.com

Some 40% of e-commerce shippers are unaware of dangerous goods regulations – “a very alarming” situation, revealed by an IATA shipper survey. In a month ...


Health authorities issue alarming warning about essential oils  Yahoo News Australia

Queensland Health issued a chilling warning this week, urging the public to stay away from ingesting essential oils.


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