Dangerous Goods & Hazardous Materials

At John S. James Co., we understand the unique challenges and complexities involved in handling hazardous cargo. Our highly trained team of experts possesses extensive knowledge and experience in managing a wide range of hazardous materials, including explosives – Class 1, gases – Class 2, flammable liquids – Class 3, flammable solids – Class 4, oxidizing substances and organic peroxides – Class 5, toxic substances – Class 6, corrosive substances – Class 8, and miscellaneous substances – Class 9.  We are well-versed in the regulations and protocols governing the transportation of hazardous materials, ensuring strict adherence to local, national, and international guidelines, and currently have over 120 employees that are certified in different modes of transportation.

With over 5,000 dangerous goods shipments per year, John S. James Co. has experience and expertise handing chemicals, automotive products, fireworks, refrigerating equipment, pesticides and lithium ion batteries, to name a few.  Whether by truck, rail, ocean or air, we are able to handle any and all of your dangerous goods shipments. John S. James Co. also offers training, testing and certification in accordance with the regulatory requirements of the 49 CFR and IMDG Code.  Training is available in person, online, or via Webex meetings.  For more information use our contact form for more information.