Shipping Hazardous Materials With FedEx Ground
Effective Oct. 1, 2010, FedEx Ground® and FedEx Freight® hazardous materials shipments, as well as FedEx Express® dangerous goods shipments, are required to comply with the new U.S. Department of Transportation Emergency Response Requirements (49 CFR Part 172.201, Part 172.604) for hazardous materials shipping.
|The Method You Use to Generate Your FedEx Ground Hazardous Shipping Document||What You Need to Do|
|Manual (handwritten) OP-900|
|FedEx Ship Manager at fedex.com|
|FedEx Ship Manager® Software||
To access the new user reference guide, go to fedex.com/us/ship-manager/software/resources/index.html. For additional questions about and assistance with the compatibility of your FedEx Ship Manager Software solution, call 1.877.339.2774 and say “FedEx Ship Manager Software” at the prompt.
|FedEx Web Services, FedEx Ship Manager® API, FedEX Ship Manager® Direct||Upgrade to the August 2010 FedEx Web Services release and use version 9 of the shipping WSDL. Go to fedex.com/us/developer.
For additional questions about and assistance with the compatibility of your FedEx Web Services solution, call 1.877.339.2774 and say “Web services” at the prompt.
|FedEx Ship Manager® Server||Upgrade to FedEx Ship Manager Server version 10.6.1 to generate your hazardous materials shipping documentation and order the new forms — the OP-900LG for dot matrix printers; the OP-900LL for laser printers.
As of Oct. 1, 2010, FedEx Ship Manager Server version 10.6.1 will be the only version of FedEX Ship Manager Server that will ensure you are compliant with the new requirements.
For additional questions about and assistance with the compatibility of your FedEx Ship Manager Server solution, call 1.877.339.2774 and say “FedEx Ship Manager Server” at the prompt.
|FedEx® Compatible Solutions Program||Contact your software provider for additional information regarding the new requirements and with any questions regarding hazardous materials shipping. For a list of providers, go to fedex.com/us/compatible-solutions.|