Rural Guide for Rail

The IAFC and the NASFM worked with hazmat experts, rail industry (both Class 1 and short line representatives), emergency managers, and many other stakeholders to develop this short document intended to assist responders in working with their specific railroad in creating or revising their emergency response plans for a rail emergency. Well-known resources, such as the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG), the Federal Rail Administration’s Railroad Crossing Locator app, CHEMTREC, are included in this guide to assist first responders in response activities.

Download and print this valuable resource. We recommend printing on 11x17 paper, two-sided, so that it’s one document folded in half for easy storage on your apparatus.

  • Topics:
    • Featured HFC home
    • Hazmat
    • Featured Hazmat
  • Resource Type:
    • Guide/ toolkit/ template
  • Organizational Author:
    • External
    • IAFC

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