Hazmat Resources

Tools, guides and technologies to help you prepare for incident response. Access resources

Education Opportunities

Locate hazmat training in-person near you or online.

 
 
 

The Latest

ALERT Grant Enables IAFC to Continue Rail Safety Program

Thousands of responders trained both online and in person.

Industrial Fire & Safety Section Announces Scholarship Program

The Industrial Fire & Safety Section has established a scholarship to provide participation in fire, safety and emergency response training.

New Mobile App is a Great Tool for IC and Emergency Responders

IAFC hazmat project specialist checks out new app.

IAFC and TransCanada Extend Partnership

Agreement Supports Pipeline Emergency Response Training across North America

Upcoming Events

Get Trained 2 (final)

Regional Rail Response - Bryan County

January 11, 2018 | Ellabell, GA
Join the IAFC and industry experts for a Regional Rail Response training event.
Get Trained 2 (final)

Regional Rail Response - Harrington, DE

January 27, 2018 | Harrington, DE
This Regional Rail Response Training is designed to bring local and regional agencies together to understand better the response efforts and agency-specific roles should a train derailment.
Lafayette LA RRR

Regional Rail Response - Lafayette

February 16, 2018 | Lafayette, LA
Join the IAFC and industry experts in Lafayette, LA, for awareness-level training on responding to a rail incident with either hazardous materials or a passenger train.
Frenchtown, MT RRR (1)

Regional Rail Response - Frenchtown

February 28, 2018 | Frenchtown, MT
Join the IAFC and industry experts for awareness-level training on responding to a rail incident with either hazardous materials or a passenger train.

Mission: Enhance hazmat responder safety and improve decision-making for responding to hazmat incidents.

Resources

Field Guide to Tank Cars AAR V2 1280x720

Field Guide to Tank Cars (AAR)

Types, safety systems, stenciling, and markings of tank cars that transport regulated (hazmat/dangerous goods) and nonregulated commodities.
ERG 2016 1280x720

Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) and App

A go-to manual and app to help quickly identify emergency response procedures to deal with hazmat transportation accidents.
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Rural Guide for Rail

Guidance toward working with your specific railroad to create or revise emergency response plans for a rail emergency.