The WCA Dangerous Goods is part of the WCA World. A majority of the members of the WCA Dangerous Goods Alliance are already part of the world's largest grouping of independent logistics professionals, The WCA World which has
member offices in more than countries.
The WCA Dangerous Goods requires the highest standards in all aspects of business and sets strict criteria regarding financial security, professionalism, quality, and experience.
All members are required to adhere to a strict Code of Business ethics which require high operational standards and conduct to their customers within the industry.
All members within the WCA Dangerous Goods have dedicated, certified, and Dangerous Goods educated employees fully conversant in the special handling of DGR movements. These dedicated staff provide professional and secure service for all type classes of hazardous materials in todays environment.
Services include UN approved or certified packaging and repackaging, 24/7 on call availability, secure premises, and total compliance with local and international DGR required movement and storage regulations. In addition, several partners provide special facilities for the transport of hazardous biological substances and bio-chemicals.
In fact, our WCA Dangerous Goods partners can provide services for any DG Items deemed to be of grave significant risk to health, safety, property, or the environment.
The WCA Dangerous Goods membership not only include specialists within their respective DG class. But, form an elite network of specialists (including Chemical and Military cargo specialists) within the alliance organization.
Our members have special knowledge and experienced relationships within the transport industry ensuring a reliable and trouble free service in guaranteeing time-definite procedures.
In most countries our members arrange priority freight service with adjacent document cut-off times with the carriers in which to provide extended booking windows with a solid carrier-recovery commitment in controlled environments.
Our members can provide a full range of services including dedicated resources, whether for air or for ocean movement, expert industry-compliant packing, and all temperature-controlled environments to meet passive temperature needs. Other services such as environmentally controlled containers, re-ice, and battery changes together with active shipment monitoring are readily available throughout the alliance network.
Whether door-to-door, next-flight-out, part, full charter, IATA, ICAO, IMO, FIATA, IAEA, OTIF, OECD, UNEP, TDG, UNECE, DOT, HAZMAT or ocean IMDG Code movements, a WCA Dangerous Goods member can assist you.
We provide confidence in movement of your shipments.
If your busisness deals with Dangerous Goods and you are looking for a top-class logistics provider/freight forwarder, you need reliability, specialist expertise and personal attention. Whether it's a one-off shipment or a special cargo, large or small, local or the other side of the world, it's too valuable to be left to chance.
WCA Dangerous Goods delivers the best of independent Dangerous Goods Logistics Specialists. See what you get when you choose a WCA Dangerous Goods member:
To become a WCA Dangerous Goods member, a freight forwarder must demonstrate its quality, experience and financial strength. Less than one-third of all applications are accepted. Very strict criteria matching processes are in place for ensuring all members are absolutely capable of meeting the requirements expected of such a specialized niche network.
Any network can claim global coverage but how many can deliver? WCA Dangerous Goods is backed up by the WCA World of more than 4807 member offices in 189 plus countries and more than 725 cities and ports.
WCA Dangerous Goods members have exclusive access to a suite of industry-leading insurance products including Marine cargo coverage at special low rates as well as total E&O/Legal Liability Coverage.
Meeting regularly with their fellow agents around the world at WCA World networking forums to personally discuss their clients needs; members develop a business relationship and understanding that multinational integrators cannot offer.
Peace of mind
Transactions between any two WCA Dangerous Goods member offices are covered by the Gold Medallion financial guarantee program, underwritten by the power of WCA , stronger than the resources of all other networks combined. Full details are here
WCA Dangerous Goods members have the power to provide all the services a shipper needs, handling your shipment with the added bonus of local expertise to take care of any unusual requirements.
Members use a full suite of power tools provided by WCA Dangerous Goods including online track and trace and rate quotation systems.