Long Island Import Export Assocation Event (February 16, 2017) [ENDED]

LONG ISLAND IMPORT EXPORT ASSOCIATION

DANGEROUS GOODS (DG)
The Importance of Raising Awareness
How to Safely Transport Hazardous Materials in 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017 (NEW DATE!!)

FOX HOLLOW
7725 Jericho Turnpike
Woodbury NY 11797

5:30-6:30 Cocktail Hour/Networking
6:30-9:00 p.m. Full dinner conference

(CCS 3 credits / CES 3 credits)

Platinum Sponsor
DB Schenker

Gold Sponsor
R-A Specialists Inc.
(Hazmat training, packaging and inspection services)

Presenters

Michael Bowen, Trade Advisory Services DG Professional
DB Schenker – Risk, Insurance & Trade Advisory Solutions

Anthony Affissio, Special Agent Federal Aviation Administration
Security and Hazardous Materials Safety Division, Manager, NY Field Office

Topics To Be Discussed By DB Schenker

  • The Importance of Raising Awareness
  • How to Safely Transport Hazardous Materials in 2017 via Air, Ocean and U.S. Land Transport
  • Lithium Batteries – What you need to know

Topics To Be Discussed By FAA

  • What is coming for hazardous materials in 2017
  • FAA Hazardous Materials Safety Program (HMSP)
  • IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations
  • Lithium Batteries – preparation of packages for air transport
  • Shipper’s responsibility of identifying and testing substance to ensure not on DG list
  • Requirement of hazard labels for specific products
  • Packing instructions and regulations
  • Marking and labeling of DG shipments

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