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Impact & Regulations

Feds seek new rules to mitigate oil train derailments

July 15, 2016

Via: The Hill

Federal regulators are proposing new rules aimed at mitigating the effects of derailments, spills and explosions of oil trains. The regulation from the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) would strengthen the standards for railroads’ spill response plans, along […]