4. Security of Hazmat Transports by Road

  1. Prof. Genserik L. L. Reniers2,3 and
  2. Prof. Luca Zamparini4,5
  1. Mark Lepofsky

Published Online: 30 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch4

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

How to Cite

Lepofsky, M. (2012) Security of Hazmat Transports by Road, 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.ch4

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. Visual Risk Technologies, Inc., 1400 Key Blvd., Suite 810, Arlington, VA 22209, 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:

  • security of hazmat transports;
  • road transport;
  • hazmat truck types;
  • security-sensitive materials;
  • carrier responsibility;
  • shipper and consignee responsibility;
  • motor carrier enforcement;
  • law enforcement and emergency response;
  • community vigilance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hazmat Truck Types

  • Security-Sensitive Materials

  • Carrier Responsibility

  • Shipper and Consignee Responsibility

  • Motor-Carrier Enforcement

  • Law Enforcement and Emergency Response

  • Community Vigilance

  • Security-Related Events

  • Conclusions

  • Bibliography