For a specialist delivery you need specialist drivers who are qualified and accredited to take on challenging tasks. Planet Logistics are experts in transporting industry goods such as specialist oils, paints, batteries and chemical items across the UK and internationally too. Our team are ADR aware trained and can transport classes 2-6.1, as well as 8 and 9 to give you the full spectrum of services. We ensure that our drivers are up-to-date with the latest qualifications and accreditations, whilst maintaining the highest health and safety standards.
At times a difficult task, but one that isn’t too testing for Planet Logistics as our years in the industry have put us in good stead to take on a wide variety of items from a number of specialist clients for the deployment of hazardous goods transportation. Whether it’s a small item or heavy package, our comprehensive management system will put together a thorough plan using the finest aides, transport vehicles and storage for the best results.
Common dangerous goods are ones that can be found on the high street, but still come under the hazardous goods category. These include: cosmetics, cleaning products, compressed gases, aerosols, chemicals, lighters, flammable liquids, lithium batteries, matches, pharmaceuticals, machinery parts, paints, solvents and perfumes.
There are also a wide number of classes that determine accepted hazardous goods which require specialist training and accreditation to handle. These are:
Class 2.1 – Flammable Gas
Class 2.2 – Non-Flammable Gas
Class 3 – Flammable Liquid
Class 4.1 – Flammable Solid
Class 4.2 – Spontaneously Combustible
Class 5.1 – Oxidizers
Class 5.2 – Organic Peroxides
Class 6.1 – Toxic Liquid/Solid
Class 8 – Corrosive Liquid/Solid
Class 9 – Miscellaneous
By air, ground and sea, we’ll ensure that your package is where it needs to be on time and at a competitive price. Prior to dispatch all paperwork such as labels and packaging provided by our clients is checked thoroughly on site by our specialist team.
We work to the latest regulations and have all the necessary identification and documentation for UK and European deliveries. Plus all our vehicles are tracked so that we can keep you updated and reassured about the whereabouts of your items.
Health and safety remains a priority for all at Planet Logistics. Whether this is when drivers are required to carry the goods from its original location to the vehicle and onto its final location, the welfare of the drivers as well as the goods on board, we take great care and attention. We ensure that specialist insurance is taken care of and will discuss with you any other requests and requirements you may consider. To find out more how we can assist you with your hazardous goods delivery, speak to one of our team to discuss how our competitively priced packages can help you.
Our dedicated courier service guarantees reliable, same day delivery of your goods anywhere in the UK and Europe.
We offer a fast and reactive collection from anywhere in the UK within 1 hour.
We offer a competitive price with excellent customer service. Call our operations team today who’ll be happy to discuss your requirements and give you an instant quote.
Our Gloucester based HQ have couriers across the South West and UK.
Not an issue for us. We operate multiple vehicle solutions such as HIAB and Moffit
All consignments are insured up to £10,000 per load, with additional insurance available if required.
Our service is responsive 24/7.
All our vehicles are tracked, so we can keep you updated.
We have in-house qualified ADR and ADR-aware drivers.
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Vehicle dimensions and weights are intended as a guide only and
may vary subject to specific vehicle model.
Articulated and Hyab vehicles also available on request.
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Please note that any enquiries made outside of office hours will be responded to on the next working day.
If your enquiry is urgent, please call +44 (0) 845 519 8877.