You are not logged in
State:
Show Topic Navigator
Hazmat Transportation
National Summary
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), through its hazardous material regulations (HMRs), specifies requirements for the safe transportation of hazardous materials in commerce by rail, aircraft, vessel, and motor vehicle. DOT has general requirements for the loading, unloading, handling, and storage of explosives and hazardous materials as well as specific modal requirements. This section outlines DOT's requirements for hazardous materials transporters over roads and highways.
Related Topics
Filter Document Types:
Filter Dates: Applies to News & White Papers
TypeTitleDateState
Data pager
First Page Previous Page
Next Page Last Page
Page size:
select
 229 items in 6 pages
Guidance Documents 2012 Emergency Response Guidebook - English  National
Guidance Documents 2012Emergency Response Guidebook - Spanish  National
Proposed Regulations 40 CFR 107 and 109 - Hazardous Materials: Failure To Pay Civil Penalties 09/25/2013National
Proposed Regulations 40 CFR 177 - Hazardous Materials: Cargo Tank Motor Vehicle Loading and Unloading Operations 02/25/2014National
Notices 46 CFR 30, 150, and 153 - 2012 Liquid Chemical Categorization Updates 09/16/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 107, 171, 172, 173, 175, 178, and 179 - Hazardous Materials: Minor Editorial Corrections and Clarifications 10/05/2012National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 107 - Hazardous Materials; Temporary Reduction of Registration Fees 04/19/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 107 and 171 - Hazardous Materials: Revision of Maximum and Minimum Civil Penalties 04/17/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 107, 130, 171, 172, 173, 174, 177, 178, 179, and 180 - Hazardous Materials: Minor Editorial Corrections and Clarifications 10/02/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 107, 171, 172, 173, 175, and 178 - Hazardous Materials: Adoption of Certain Special Permits and Competent Authorities Into Regulations 03/18/2014National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR 107, 172, 173, 175, and 178 - Hazardous Materials: Incorporation of Certain Special Permits and Competent Authorities Into Regulations 10/22/2012National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR 109 - Hazardous Materials: Enhanced Enforcement Procedures--Resumption of Transportation 05/22/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 109 - Hazmat Transportation 10/02/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 171, 172, 173, 175, 176 and 178 - Hazardous Materials: Harmonization With the United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods 01/07/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 171, 172, 173, et al - Hazardous Materials: Harmonization with International Standards, Harmonization with the United Nations, and Transportation of Lithium Batteries 01/07/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 171, 172, 173, et al. - Hazardous Materials: Compatibility With the Regulations of the International Atomic Energy Agency (RRR); Final Rule 07/11/2014National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 171, 172, 173, et al. - Hazardous Materials: Corrections and Response to Administrative Appeals 10/31/2013National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR 171, 173, 178, and 180 - Hazardous Materials: Adoption of ASME Code Section XII and the National Board Inspection Code 03/14/2014National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR 171,172,173, et al. - Hazardous Materials: Harmonization with International Standards 08/15/2012National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 172 - Correction to Hazardous Materials Table 11/19/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 172 - Hazardous Materials: Harmonization with International Standards 02/06/2013National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR 172, 173, and 175 - Hazardous Materials: Transportation of Lithium Batteries 01/07/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 173 - General Requirements for Shipments and Packagings 07/25/2014National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 173 - Shippers--General Requirements for Shipments and Packagings 10/02/2012National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR 173, 174, 178, 179, and 180 - Safety of Railroad Tank Car Transportation 09/06/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 177 and 392 - Highway-Rail Grade Crossing; Safe Clearance 09/25/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 195 - Transportation of Hazardous Liquids by Pipeline 07/31/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 360, 365, 366, 368, 385, 387, 390 and 392 - Unified Registration System 08/23/2013National
Final Regulations 49 CFR 383 and 390 - Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR); Definition 10/29/2012National
Notices 49 CFR Part 173 - Clarification on Policy for Firework Device Series 10/02/2013National
Notices 49 CFR Part 173 - Clarification on Policy for Specialty Firework Devices 10/02/2013National
Proposed Regulations 49 CFR Parts 171, 172, 173, and 177 - Hazardous Materials: Requirements for the Safe Transportation of Bulk Explosives 07/15/2014National
Final Regulations 49 CFR Parts 172, 173, 176, and 178 - Hazardous Materials: Miscellaneous Petitions for Rulemaking (RRR) 03/07/2013National
Notices Action on Special Permits 03/31/2014National
Notices Actions on Special Permit Applications 12/28/2012National
Notices Actions on Special Permit Applications 02/22/2013National
Notices Actions on Special Permit Applications 05/30/2014National
Questions & Answers An office secretary types the required hazardous materials description on a shipping paper at the direction of another, item by item. Is the secretary a hazmat employee requiring training? 03/07/2002National
Notices Application for Special Permits 05/30/2014National
Notices Applications for Modification of Special Permits 06/02/2014National