Transport Safety Related Links

Transport Safety Related Links
Following are links to information on transportation of materials for medical testing. If you want to know more about pre-testing process, read about detox for drug test.
Department of Transportation (DOT)
Hazardous Materials Regulations (49 CFR 171-179)
Office of Hazardous Materials Safety:
Hazmat Regulations and Interpretations
United State Postal Service (USPS):
Offers instructions for mailing infectious substances (10.17), and instructions for packaging diagnostic specimens (10.17.6)
IATA (International Air Transport Association):
Publishes written packaging instructions required by most air carriers–available for purchase.
World Health Organization (WHO)
Guidance on Regulations for the Transport of Infectious Substances–2005


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