SAFETY SYSTEM DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALS AND CHEMICALS

A computer-aided specification system for handling transportation of hazardous materials by rail is proposed which would classify the risk potential of the shipment, provide safety controls such as fire-extinguishing agents and provide data to all personnel involved on freight handling.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Railway Systems and Management Association

    181 East Lake Shore Drive
    Chicago, IL  USA  60611
  • Authors:
    • Gilfillan, J H
  • Publication Date: 1972

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 1-6
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047924
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1976 12:00AM