|Document ID (ISN)||67958|
|Convention or series no.
Center for Chemical Process Safety
||Guidelines for chemical transportation risk analysis
||American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 345 East 47th Street, New York, NY 10017, USA, 1995. xviii, 382p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: USD 140.00 North America, USD 195.00. elsewhere.
||This manual provides an introduction to the concerns and techniques of transportation risk analysis (TRA). Contents: general framework of TRA (definitions, similarities to and differences from fixed facility evaluations); hazard identification and frequency analysis for pipelines, road and rail transport, barges, ocean-going vessels and intermodal containers; special topics (including release scenarios, population densities, transloading operations); sources of data; measurement, calculation and presentation of risk estimates; application examples; case studies; future developments.
||chemical safety; major hazards; hazard evaluation; transport of materials
||piping; tank wagons; tank trucks; ships; glossary; transport containers; manuals; rail transport; road transport; barges
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Transport of materials