Preparedness for Hazardous Materials Emergencies in Rail yards: Guidance for Railroads and Adjacent Communities
This document contains a wide range of information on each of 11 emergency preparedness functions. There are 150 guidance recommendations presented herein. Some of them are beng used by more than a few railroads and are based on lessons learned from recent hazardous materials emergencies, practices developed for other types of emergencies, or recent findings (notably the merits of sheltering versus evacuating).
|Preparedness for Hazardous Materials Emergencies in Rail yards: Guidance for Railroads and Adjacent Communities||September 1, 1991|