An opinion piece about PackSafe, titled “Clear, Consistent Regulations Will Help Prevent Accidents,” has been published by The Hill, a popular political media outlet. The piece lays out PackSafe’s stance on the disconnect that exists between certain National Fire Protection Association fire codes and related regulations from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and U.S. Department of Transportation. The article closely follows the formal letter submitte
PackSafe has sent a letter to Dr. David Michaels, Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), urging agency action surrounding the transportation and warehousing of both hazardous and non-hazardous materials. PackSafe seeks to persuade OSHA to bring their regulations in-line with the current National Fire Protection Association code (NFPA 30) that provides safeguards to reduce the hazards associated with the storage, handling and use of fl
With the help of fire safety expert David Nugent, PackSafe has published a whitepaper identifying a misalignment between the National Fire Protection Association’s guidelines and federal rules produced by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration on the proper containerization of hazardous materials. To learn more, download a copy of the paper.