14. Safeguarding Hazmat Shipments in the US: Policies and Challenges

  1. Prof. Genserik L. L. Reniers2,3 and
  2. Prof. Luca Zamparini4,5
  1. Joseph S. Szyliowicz

Published Online: 30 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch14

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

How to Cite

Szyliowicz, J. S. (2012) Safeguarding Hazmat Shipments in the US: Policies and Challenges, 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.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

  3. 4

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

  4. 5

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

Author Information

  1. University of Denver, Josef Korbel School of International Studies, Ben M. Cherrington Hall, 201 South Gaylord Street, Denver, CO 80208, 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:

  • hazmat shipments;
  • US;
  • intermodalism;
  • rail sector;
  • highways

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Intermodalism

  • The Pre-9/11 Situation

  • The Magnitude of the Problem

  • The Impact of 9/11

  • The Rail Sector

  • Highways

  • Conclusions

  • Bibliography

  • Web Sites