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Category A Shipping

A new level of safety for shipping your infectious substances

When working with Category A infectious substances you implement incredibly specialized procedures, close monitoring, and endless care. The same is true for transporting them. Nobody can afford a single slip.

Our Category A shipping service, with UPS Proactive Response®, includes constant monitoring and the option to have skilled UPS experts intervene to get a shipment back on track if a delay appears imminent, so your infectious substances keep moving and can arrive on time.

Picked up on schedule. Delivered on time.

Once you create a Category A UPS Next Day Air® or UPS Next Day Air® Early AM® shipment using our WorldShip® shipping system, you can be sure that the package will be picked up that day. Even if you forget to give the package to your UPS driver along with your other shipments, UPS monitoring technology will recognize the omission and we'll make sure it gets picked up that same day.

Constant visibility for more reliable deliveries.

All along the way and around the clock, UPS tightly monitors your Category A packages using near real-time tracking through our UPS Proactive Response® service, at no separate charge. From pickup to delivery, logistics experts at UPS control centers monitor these critical shipments while proprietary predictive technology projects the timing of the next package movement. If any delay occurs-or is predicted-our experts will immediately attempt to intercept your package and help get your materials to their destination on time. Plus, UPS® tracking and email alerts mean it's easy to know where shipments are and when they should arrive, keeping your critical work on track.

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