Hazardous & Infectious Materials Shipping
The University of West Florida is responsible for complying with the Department of Transportation (DOT) and/or the International Air Transport Association (IATA)regulations as they apply to our operations. If you intend on shipping a hazardous material, please read the information below.
To ensure the safe transportation of these materials and to comply with the applicable regulations, the University must adhere to the following guidelines regarding all shipments of hazardous materials. A hazardous material/dangerous goods is any articles or substances, which pose an unreasonable risk to health, safety or to personal property when transported.