Hazard Label Specification – Thickness of the Lines
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Hazard Label Specification – Thickness of the Lines

A determination on the Hazard Label Specification – Thickness of the Lines has been made. Delayed adoption of the revised specification for Hazard Labels into many national regulations meant that it has largely only been air transport where there has been a requirement for hazard labels with the 2 mm line.After consideration, the UN Subcommittee...

Lithium Battery Segregation Provisions
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Lithium Battery Segregation Provisions

The 59th edition of the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) has introduced lithium battery segregation provisions for certain packages. This has been a result of our better understanding of the risks posed by one of the most common dangerous goods that are shipped worldwide. While some of these provisions will come into effect immediately together...

Dangerous Goods Project Logistics
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Dangerous Goods Project Logistics

DGM Australia is perfectly positioned to manage your Dangerous Goods Project Logistics. Although not a freight forwarding company, we are in the unique position to offer you a ‘Fit for Purpose’ solution. By taking into account the commodity, transport restrictions, budget and time constraints, we are able to use our worldwide network of  partners to...

IATA Accredited Training School
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IATA Accredited Training School

On the last days of 2017, DGM Australia proudly shares the news that starting 01 January 2018 DGM Australia is an IATA Accredited Training School (ATS). The Training Section of our Website provides information on the Training Courses. The Acceptance and Re-Certification courses are run separate from each other to ensure that participants get value...

Dangerous Goods Training Airfreight
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Dangerous Goods Training Airfreight

DGM Australia is delighted and proud to announce that CASA Australia has approved our course Dangerous Goods Training Airfreight. Dangerous Goods Management (DGM) Australia and the DGM Network have a reputation in providing high quality and practical dangerous goods training courses related to the transport, handling and storage of dangerous goods and hazardous materials. For...

Dangerous Goods Health, Safety, Compliance
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Dangerous Goods Health, Safety, Compliance

Dangerous Goods Health, Safety, Compliance Dangerous goods pose an increased risk to health & safety, the environment and regulatory non-compliance. Incidents and accidents can have damaging effects on a company’s reputation and financials. Let DGM Australia navigate the maze on your behalf by making use of high-end Dangerous Goods Consultancy services, looking into and after...

Dangerous Goods Packaging
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Dangerous Goods Packaging

Last day of the financial year, stock take of our inventory done. Did you know that DGM sells high quality dangerous goods UN Dangerous Goods packaging to the market? We provide fibreboard packaging rated to the highest standard, suitable for any of your packaging needs. To facilitate an appropriate management of dangerous goods transport, DGM...

On-Site Dangerous Goods Packing
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On-Site Dangerous Goods Packing

Did you know that Dangerous Goods Management (DGM) Australia offers on-site dangerous goods packing and documenting of your goods for airfreight, sea freight and road freight? Dangerous goods packing at your own site, no need to organise  (and pay for) pick up and re-delivery, and your goods and documentation ready for shipping on the same...

Lithium Battery Guidance
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Lithium Battery Guidance

The 2017 IATA Lithium Battery Guidance Document is now available for download. Lithium batteries are a commonly used source of energy to power a wide variety of consumer goods, ranging from mobile phones, tablets, laptops, power banks, cars and toys. Lithium batteries are classified as dangerous goods due to the  heat and fire risks involved with...