Materials & Handling
BPA is on the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment’s (OEHHA) list of chemicals “known to the State to cause reproductive toxicity for purposes of the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986,” otherwise known as California Proposition 65. NAFEM members are reminded that they must label consumer products with BPA and any of the other materials on the list, or provide a report explaining why you believe a warning label is not required.
The transportation industry has undergone tremendous change in the past few years. New regulations have reduced the number of hours qualified drivers can operate and tightened driver qualifications – which reduced the number of qualified drivers.
On April 18, the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) guidelines introduced a major change to the concealed damage claim rule.