Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration September 2, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Hazardous Materials: Revisions of the Emergency Response Guidebook
Document Number: 2014-20683
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-02
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
This notice advises interested persons that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is accepting input on ways to improve the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) as it develops the 2016 version (ERG2016), particularly from those who have experience using the ERG. The ERG is for use by emergency services personnel to provide guidance for initial response to hazardous materials incidents. The development of the ERG2016 is a joint effort involving the transportation agencies of the United States, Canada, and Mexico.