Lion Technology today announced the official start of its annual IATA DGR
pre-sale for 2018. Save $10
and get free shipping anywhere in the US
when you order at Lion.com before October 15.
59th Edition IATA DGR (2018)
The International Air Transport Association Dangerous Goods Regulations
) is the manual used by the world’s dangerous goods air shippers and airlines. New and changing restrictions in the latest edition take effect on January 1, 2018. Compliance with the new DGR
is mandatory to avoid rejected shipments, customs delays, emergency landings, and US DOT fines now as high as $78,376 per day, per violation.
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IATA DGR Hazmat Air Shipper Training
Prepare for 2018 and learn the 59th
edition IATA DGR rules when Lion presents the Hazmat Air Shipper Workshop
in San Francisco, San Diego, Seattle, Kansas City, Detroit, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, and Chicago later this year! IATA requires hazmat air employees to complete training once every 24 months (IATA DGR
Or, meet US DOT (49 CFR), IATA, and IMDG training mandates at the Complete Multimodal Hazmat Shipper Certification Workshops.
Can’t join us live? On October 12, log in for a live, expert-led webinar on new IATA DGR
rules for 2018. The IATA Hazmat Air Shipper Certification Webinar
covers the additional, international requirements for offering hazardous materials/dangerous goods by air. Be confident your shipments comply with the latest requirements for full acceptance by any major air carrier!