11. Freight Security and Livability: US Toxic and Hazardous Events from 2000 to 2010

  1. Prof. Genserik L. L. Reniers5,6 and
  2. Prof. Luca Zamparini7,8
  1. Lisa Schweitzer1,
  2. Pamela Murray-Tuite2,
  3. Daniel Inloes Jr.3,
  4. Mohja Rhoads4 and
  5. Fynnwin Prager3

Published Online: 30 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch11

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

How to Cite

Schweitzer, L., Murray-Tuite, P., Inloes, D., Rhoads, M. and Prager, F. (2012) Freight Security and Livability: US Toxic and Hazardous Events from 2000 to 2010, in Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems (eds G. L. L. Reniers and L. Zamparini), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 5

    University of Antwerp, Antwerp Research Group on Safety and Security (ARGoSS), Prinsstraat 13, 2000 Antwerp, Belgium

  2. 6

    HUB, KULeuven Centre for Economics and Corporate, Sustainability (CEDON), Stormstraat 2, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

  3. 7

    Università del Salento, Dipartimento di Studi Giuridici, Via per Monteroni snc, 73100 Lecce, Italy

  4. 8

    Faculty of Social, Political and Regional Studies, Cittadella della Ricerca di Brindisi-Mesagne, 72100 Brindisi, Italy

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Southern California, School of Policy, Planning and Development, 312 RGL, Los Angeles, CA 90014, USA

  2. 2

    Virginia Tech University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 7054 Haycock Road, Falls Church, VA 22043, USA

  3. 3

    University of Southern California, School of Policy, Planning and Development, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA

  4. 4

    University of Southern California, School of Policy, Planning and Development, 312 RGL, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329908

Online ISBN: 9783527664818

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Keywords:

  • freight security;
  • freight livability;
  • toxic and hazardous events;
  • consequences;
  • geography

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Data on Consequences

  • Consequences and Geography

  • Event Consequences

  • Conclusions

  • Bibliography