Development of an Environmental Hazard Assessment System for the Transport of Hazardous Materials
Environmental Management Systems
Research Idea Scope
Description of the Need
Urgency and Payoff
Concerns and political overtones in this arena are on-going such that implementation and resulting payoff could be realized in a short period; however, it should be noted that major transportation incidents are a relatively low frequency event.
AT040, Transportation of Hazardous Materials Committee, as specified in the TRB Research Needs Database, 2009.