Hauling chemicals across Alaska is dangerous, and improper safety protocols can have devastating consequences. The care and expertise required in chemical logistics are at a significantly higher level than the transportation of other goods. An endless list of regulations is in place to mitigate the safety hazards and deal with the unique challenges of this industry.
As a truck operator of a chemical logistics company, you will need the perfect balance of safety training and chemical knowledge to protect yourself and the public from dangerous chemical accidents. Although your safety and health are the responsibilities of your employer, your alertness to potential hazards will play a significant role in your ability to stay out of the hospital.