Hazardous Materials Transportation

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) hazard class ORM-D will expire on December 31, 2020. ORM-D stands for Other Regulated Material and is a hazard class specific to the U.S. ORM-D is widely used for consumer commodities that are hazardous materials subject to the DOT Hazardous Material Regulations but that present a limited hazard during

Over recent years, the use of lithium ion batteries has become widespread in consumer products such as laptops, smartphone, hoverboards, electric scooters and bicycles, and power banks.  Unfortunately, many companies have been forced to recall their products over thermal events involving those products’ lithium ion batteries.

Manufacturers can mitigate their risks of fire hazards with