Dangerous Goods

With three decades of experience and a fleet of specialist vehicles equipped with state of the art technology, FTS is expertly placed to deliver effective courier solutions for dangerous goods across the North West of England and UK wide. Our trained specialist drivers are fully equipped to safely handle and transfer a variety of categories of dangerous goods including biological products, infectious substances and corrosive materials. So whatever your dangerous goods consignment, our expert drivers and specialist fleet, including temperature controlled and temperature monitored vehicles, can ensure a safe and reliable transfer.

As a specialist courier of dangerous goods, we have robust business systems and processes in place to ensure full compliance with current legislation as well as specialist guidelines on the secure carriage of dangerous goods set out by The Department of Transport and HSE. Our appointed safety representatives are ADR qualified to ensure consignments comply with legislation and packaging regulations.

Our specialist drivers are fully trained and equipped to safely handle and transfer a variety of categories of dangerous goods including biological products, infectious substances and corrosive materials.

Our stringent systems and processes are further demonstrated through our clear commitment and proactive approach to quality assurance. We are certified to a range of standards that evidence this commitment and the rigour of our systems and capability in delivering a quality service including:

  • BS EN ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System
  • BS OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series
  • BS EN ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System
  • ISO 22301:2012 Business Continuity Management System
  • ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Information Security Management System

We do not use self employed drivers. Every FTS driver is employed by the company and, as such, has undergone our rigorous recruitment and vetting procedures as well as stringent staff training. All our drivers undergo regular health and safety training. FTS dangerous goods drivers are experienced and knowledgeable in the safe transport of a variety of categories of dangerous goods and the corresponding risk assessments required to undertake collections and deliveries of this nature.

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