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2016 ERG Input Request

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
[Docket No. PHMSA–2014–0099; Notice No.14–11]

Hazardous Materials: Revisions of the Emergency Response Guidebook
AGENCY: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, DOT.
ACTION: Notice; request for input.
SUMMARY: This notice advises interested persons that the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is accepting input on ways to improve the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) as it develops the 2016 version (ERG2016), particularly from those who have experience using the ERG. The ERG is for use by emergency services personnel to provide guidance for initial response to hazardous materials incidents. The development of the ERG2016 is a joint effort involving the transportation agencies of the United States, Canada, and Mexico.
ADDRESSES: An email address has been established for interested persons to submit their input: ERGComments@dot.gov.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Suzette Paes, Outreach, Training and Grants Division (PHH–50), Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), 1200 New Jersey Avenue SE., Washington, DC 20590. Telephone number: (202)366–4900, email: suzette.paes@dot.gov.

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