|LC Classifications||KF27 .P89653 2011b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 169 p. :|
|Number of Pages||169|
|LC Control Number||2011507356|
These regulations are issued by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to govern hazardous materials transportation in each mode of transport - highway, rail, air, marine and pipeline. Taken together, the provisions of this proposed rule will promote the continued safe transportation of hazardous materials while reducing transportation costs for the industry and administrative costs for the agency. PHMSA considered five potential regulatory alternatives. Alternative 1: No Action. The hazardous materials regulations have changed significantly over the last several years. These changes were first introduced in Docket HM which provided for the harmonization of the United State's hazardous materials regulations with international standards in order to facilitate foreign trade and maintain the competitiveness of U.S. goods. PHMSA is responsible for regulating and ensuring the safe and secure movement of hazardous materials to industry and consumers by all modes of transportation, including pipelines. To minimize threats to life, property or the environment due to hazardous materials related incidents, PHMSA's Office of Hazardous Materials Safety develops.
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COSTHA promotes hazardous materials / dangerous goods transportation compliance & legislation through our COSTHA Annual Forum, hazardous materials and dangerous goods conferences, training, and regulatory updates. This Safety Instruction outlines the requirements, risks, and safe transport practices for OSU employees to follow when transporting hazardous materials. Regulatory Background Transportation of hazardous materials is regulated by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT).File Size: KB. Responsible for ensuring the safety of hazardous materials personnel and recognizing that appropriate hazardous materials/WMD practices are followed. Hazardous Materials technician with specialties This individual is a hazardous materials technician with training in specialized areas such as . The federal Hazardous Materials Transportation Act of (HMTA) and its reauthorizing legislation define a hazardous material as a substance or material that, if not regulated, may pose an “unreasonable risk to health, safety, or property when transported in commerce.” In implementing the act, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has.