Hazardous Materials and Transportation Consulting Services


The hazardous materials transportation landscape has never been more complex. Domestic and international regulations are everchanging and having a reliable partner with insider knowledge of current and proposed regulations, industry best practices, and cutting-edge analytical techniques is not just a need but a must to ensure continued safety and compliance. FACTOR personnel have in-depth experience working with 14 CFR, 29 CFR, 40 CFR, 46 CFR, 49 CFR, IMDG Code, ICAO TI, UN Model Regulations, and various industry standards (e.g., ISO, NFPA, ASTM).  FACTOR personnel also have experience leading multi-discipline safety risk analysis and research efforts on a wide variety of transportation safety-related subjects.


We offer Essential Expertise  

With over 20 years of supporting chemical & packaging industry clients, FACTOR has developed expertise in transportation safety regulations, risk management, safety analysis, and supporting automation and analytical tools that can help your organization understand and maintain safety in your operations. We have helped clients develop approaches and tools for complying with complex regulations on a national level. We also have extensive experience with risk assessments and geospatial analysis and visualization using transportation and environmental GIS data. Our staff includes former regulators, professional geologists and engineers, and data science and analytics experts. FACTOR personnel hold Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Hazardous Materials Manager (CHMM), and many other professional credentials. FACTOR offers extensive experience with transportation safety including test protocols, packaging, and working with PHMSA, FRA, FMCSA, USCG, and FAA on permits and plan approvals for safe and efficient transport operations.  FACTOR is your leading provider of the following specialized services –

  • Risk Assessments and Chemical Classifications  
  • Regulatory Compliance, Research, and Training   
  • Petitions, Special Permits, Approvals, and Plans  
  • Information Systems and Tools to Support Information Sharing and Compliance 
  • Commodity Flow and Supply Chain Analysis 
  • Safety Management   
  • Process and Program Audits    

Contact Information 

For questions or inquiries regarding these services contact FACTOR today.

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