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Document ID (ISN)48742
CIS number 87-1489
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gibbons J.H.
Title Transportation of hazardous materials
Bibliographic information U.S. Superintendent of Documents, General Printing Offices, Washington DC 20402, USA, July 1986. 265p. Illus. 60 ref.
Abstract This report includes a comprehensive assessment of the regulations, information systems, container safety, and training for emergency response and enforcement in the USA. Covered are: findings and options; data and information systems (hazardous materials flow databases, accident and spill information systems); transportation regulations (federal role, state and local regulations); and training for enforcement and emergency response.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; transport of materials; USA
Descriptors (secondary) report; transport containers; emergency organization; rail transport; road transport; water transport; spills; legislation; statistical aspects; safety and health documentation; safety and health training; air transport
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Transport and communications
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Transport of materials