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Training, Qualification, and Oversight for Safety-Related Railroad Employees; Compliance Guide
Abstract: Updated May 2019 Compliance Guide for 49 CFR Part 243
HMG 121 Record requests, shipping papers, emergency response information & training records
Keywords: Time Limits for Record requests, shipping papers, emergency response information & training records
Abstract: Time limits for requesting official records
HMG 105 – Security and Rail Routing
Keywords: Security Plans, Security Training and Rail Routing Requirements
Abstract: The return of residue package containing a Hazardous Substance
HMG 123 Definition of a train
Keywords: Definition of a train when hazardous materials are involved.
Abstract: Train definition
HMG 103 – Train Placement with Specially Equipped Tie Down Vehicles
Keywords: Train Placement
Abstract: Considerations of Train Placement with Specially Equipped Tie Down Vehicles