Hazardous Materials Expertise

Life Sciences

#1 safety & compliance record among DoD-authorized hazardous materials carriers

Boyle has a long and proven track record of hazardous material (HAZMAT) transportation in life sciences, including potent compounds, controlled substances, chemicals and radioactive materials.


We operate in full compliance with US Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations, including those concerning the movement of hazardous materials. We also follow the recommended Security Action Items from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA). Boyle is approved by the US Department of Defense (DOD) and the Department of Energy (DOE) – Government agencies that have rated our qualifications as ‘excellent’.

HAZMAT Transport

We act as a partner in risk management and HAZMAT transport protocols. Our safety record is unparalleled in the market, and we continually invest significant resources in training, equipment and safety technology to ensure that your shipment is delivered safely and securely. All of our transportation professionals hold hazardous material endorsements and are trained / certified for HAZMAT transportation.

out-of-service violations for hazardous materials — FMCSA (2010-2020)

Whether you need to transport cytotoxic drugs, low-level or mixed waste, or other hazardous substances and dangerous goods, you can trust our knowledge and experience to handle your shipment in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. Our Operations Center closely monitors the route of travel for every hazardous materials shipment and provides continuous visibility to you through our IT systems. We offer a range of trailer configurations to suit your hazardous material shipment.


The US DOT provides publicly-accessible data on carrier safety performance – collected during on-road safety inspections, measuring seven critical areas relating to crashes. You can check out Boyle Transportation and other carriers at https://ai.fmcsa.dot.gov/SMS/Carrier/111440/CompleteProfile.aspx.

HAZMAT Shipment Security

Safety and security protocols are more vital than ever when it comes to transportation of hazardous materials. Boyle Transportation has long been a leading choice in both life science and government / defense. With our continuous internal implementation of extensive hazardous materials training, experienced transportation professionals, state-of-the-art equipment and proven quality systems, we ensure the secure delivery of hazardous materials shipments to wherever they need to go.

Radioactive Shipments

In addition to our expertise transporting radioactive materials for government agencies, we also transport radiopharmaceuticals, or pharmaceutical products containing radioactive isotopes, within the strict time and temperature controls required.

Looking for peace of mind when shipping your temperature-sensitive, security-conscious, hazardous or high value materials?

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