Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration May 11, 2007 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Hazardous Materials: Reducing the Risk of Hazardous Materials Incidents During Loading and Unloading Operations
Document Number: E7-9066
Type: Notice
Date: 2007-05-11
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
As part of PHMSA's efforts to review bulk loading and unloading of hazardous materials and to develop risk reduction strategies, the agency invites interested persons to participate in a public workshop that will examine industry data, identify industry best practices and standards, discuss the role of recommended practices for loading and unloading, and consider industry actions that have the potential to reduce risk during loading and unloading. PHMSA seeks the broadest participation of industry, federal agencies, state and local government, standards organizations, the emergency response community, employee groups, environmental and public interest organizations, and the public. PHMSA seeks individuals and organizations willing to speak at the public workshop. Interested persons are invited to submit papers on related topics.