5. Security Aspects of Hazmat Transport Using Railroad

  1. Prof. Genserik L. L. Reniers3,4 and
  2. Prof. Luca Zamparini5,6
  1. Manish Verma1 and
  2. Vedat Verter2

Published Online: 30 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527664818.ch5

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

Security Aspects of Uni- and Multimodal Hazmat Transportation Systems

How to Cite

Verma, M. and Verter, V. (2012) Security Aspects of Hazmat Transport Using Railroad, 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.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

  3. 5

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

  4. 6

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Memorial University, Faculty of Business Administration, BN. 3017, St. John's, NL, Canada A1B 3X5, Canada

  2. 2

    McGill University, Desautels Faculty of Management, 1001 Sherbrooke St., West Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1G5 Canada, Canada

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 aspects;
  • hazmat transport;
  • railroads;
  • risk assessment;
  • risk management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Railroad Transportation System

  • Risk Assessment

  • Risk Management

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment

  • Bibliography