Freight rail, shipper organizations bestow annual awards for hazardous materials handling The Association of American Railroads has announced the 2012 recipients of the Holden-Proefrock Award, Non-Accident Release Grand Slam Award and TRANSCAER
National Achievement Awards.
A recent TransCAER
session in Viking, AB, garnered a positive response from Wainwright fire chief Keith Steele.
BNSF, Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, CSX, Norfolk Souther Class I's recognized by TRANSCAER
. BNSF, Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, CSX, Norfolk Southern and Union Pacific have been named recipients of the 2011 National TRANSCAER
"ISO 14001 doesn't cover the community outreach area--nor the TRANSportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response (TRANSCAER
) issue--as well as Responsible Care does," he maintains.
CN works closely with the chemical industry through the CCPA's TransCAER
program, which was developed to ensure the safe transportation of members' products.