Safety Specialists, Inc. provides hazardous materials transportation safety consulting to all types of organizations; manufacturers, shippers, distributors, carriers and government agencies. Services offered:

  • Hazardous materials shipping policies and procedures audits

  • Hazardous materials product classification

  • Hazardous materials education program development:

    • Train the trainer                          

    •  Prerecorded training programs

    • Webinars                                      

  • Compliance with Postal Regulations

  • Regulatory interpretations

  • Special permit application assistance

  • Lithium battery transportation assistance

  • Hazardous materials security plan development and audits

  • Penalty mitigation for alleged violation

  • Hazardous materials packaging design and testing assistance

  • DOT fleet safety


Hazardous Materials Transportation Safety Compliance Audits
Safety Specialists will audit your company’s hazardous materials policies and procedures to ensure total compliance.  We provide detailed analysis of your compliance situation.  We offer recommendations to ensure compliance with current regulations as well as making recommendations for upcoming regulatory changes


Product Transportation Classification

Safety Specialists, Inc. will review your products and will provide classification information for each hazmat item.  Hazardous materials classification can be provided according to the 49 CFR, IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations, or the IMDG Dangerous Goods Code.  When classifying an item, we will evaluate and recommend the most cost effective method for shipping your product.  We will look for exceptions to save your company money when shipping and still provide the highest level of safety.


Penalty Mitigation for Alleged Hazardous Materials Violations
Safety Specialists offers assistance to clients who have received notices of probable hazardous materials violation from the FAA, FMCSA, FRA, Coast Guard or PHMSA.  We will work with you to reduce or eliminate proposed penalties and ensure compliance.  We also work with one of the nation’s top transportation law firms to assist companies who have been cited for alleged violations of the Hazardous Materials Regulations.