Surface Transportation Resources

Find helpful links, documents, and exercises.

Surface Transport

General Industry

Helpful Links


Visit the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration's site for hazardous materials guidance.
Explore the 49 CFR to find definitions, helpful information, and the latest regulations.
Prepare a ground shipment.
Determine if your packaging is acceptable.
Segregation for Hazardous Materials
Hazardous Materials Incident Form
Emergency Response Guidebook
Labeling and Placarding Guide

Automotive Industry - Additional Info

Helpful Links

Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair
List of Recommended Packaging Vendors
List of recommended packagings vendors.


Hazardous Materials in the Electrical System
H.M. in the Passenger Safety System
H.M. in the Fuel System
H.M. in the Power Train System
H.M. in the Paint & Body System
H.M. in the Steering & Suspension System
H.M. in Automotive Accessories
H.M. in Aftercare Products
Excerpts from the H.M.T.


Learn about various automotive hazardous materials.
Learn about marking and labeling.
Learn about placarding highway shipments.
See a catalog of automotive hazardous materials.