There are many possible dangers that can result from accidents involving hazardous material transportation. ION Science offers a Hazardous Materials Transportation guide, explaining the potential risk factors and the many possible dangers that can result in accidents occurring during their transportation. hazardous material transportation

The risk factors can be categorized by the United Nations (UN) under nine hazard classes:

  • Explosives
  • Gases
  • Flammable Liquids
  • Flammable Solids
  • Oxidizing Substances
  • Toxic Substances
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Corrosive Substances
  • Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods

According to the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act (HMTA), no matter the means of transportation, any company whose goods fall into one of the nine categories must adhere to regulations or risk fines and penalties.

ION Science offers a complete range of portable, personal, and fixed gas detection systems capable of detection across a large variety of applications and industries. Using state-of-the-art technology, our team members can find the perfect solution for your gas detection needs.

If you would like to inquire about the implementation of a gas detection system for your application or would like more information on our products best suited for transportation of your hazardous material(s), contact ION Science today!