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As part of their new “Training Triggers” project, the InterAgency Board for Equipment Standardization and Interoperability released “Training Trigger: Crude Oil Rail Shipments Reference.” This one-pager on crude oil shipments serves as a guide to help emergency responders create effective training against this threat. In addition, FEMA recently hosted a regional exercise in New Jersey to study what a derailment would look like in a populated urban area. continued
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