DOT - U.S. Department of Transportation

Regulatory.  The mission of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is to ensure our Nation has the safest, most efficient and modern transportation system in the world, which improves the quality of life for all American people and communities, from rural to urban, and increases the productivity and competitiveness of American workers and businesses.

Transportation of Hazardous Material - Code Title 49. Subtitle III, Chapter 51 gives the rules and regulations for the transportation of HAZMAT, including the training requirement.

Hazmat Safety Community - The Office of Hazardous Materials Safety is the Federal safety authority for ensuring the safe transport of hazardous materials by air, rail, highway, and water.

2016 Emergency Response Guidebook - This guidebook is for first responders during the initial phase of a dangerous goods/hazardous materials transportation incident.

       2016 Guía de Respuesta en Caso de Emergencia - This is the Spanish version of the guidebook.