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hazard material

Articles or substances that are capable of posing a significant risk to health, safety, or property when transported by air. Also called hazardous materials, hazmat, or dangerous goods.
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HU Western Washington University, $199,000 for commercial alterations: install new interior finishes, abate hazard materials, upgrade A/V, HVAC and lighting.
Fire investigation officers worked at the scene well into the night, along with hazard materials officers and workers from Transco to establish the cause of the explosion.
JOIFF represents organisations dealing with high hazard materials and with nominated emergency responders such as hazard management teams and occupational fire fighters who provide cover for industrial and commercial organizations.
In simple terms, if your company receives materials that have placards on the container or shipping papers identifying the contents of the package as hazardous materials, then your staff receiving or handling that material needs to have hazard materials training.
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