Hazardous Materials Shipping and Transportation



Policy on Hazardous Materials Shipment and Transportation

Purpose of Policy

The purpose of this policy is to establish regulations for the safe and legally compliant shipment and transportation of hazardous materials by Valdosta State University employees.

Who Should Know this Policy

  • Faculty and staff of Valdosta State University initiating or authorizing the shipment of hazardous materials or otherwise having a role in the shipping of hazardous materials
  • Faculty and staff of Valdosta State University who transport hazardous materials or handle hazardous materials incidental to transportation (such as storeroom personnel)

Related Documents

Date Policy First Issued

October 2008

Date Policy Last Revised


Issuing Office

Finance and Administration

Responsible Officer

Assistant Director of Environmental and Occupational Safety