by Steve Schulte, CHMM, CPP
The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) of the U.S. Department of Transportation has issued a notice, Docket No. PHMSA-2018-0055 Notice 2018-10, soliciting input on ways to improve the Emergency Response Guidebook as it develops the 2020 edition. PHMSA is interested in input from emergency response services and personnel who have experience responding to Hazardous Materials Incidents.
They are requesting responses to ten specific questions regarding the Emergency Response Guidebook. In addition to the responses, they are also interested in any supporting data that will enhance the response.
PHMSA established an e-mail address for interested parties to submit their input. The e-mail address is ERGComments@dot.gov. Comments closed June 22, 2018.
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- Government Publishing Offices: Federal Register / Vol. 83, No. 100 / Wednesday, May 23, 2018 [PDF]
- Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration website