Free Two-Day HAZMAT Transportation Safety Seminar, August 11-12


The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is hosting a FREE two-day HAZMAT Transportation Safety Multimodal Seminar on August 11-12 in New Orleans, LA.

Representatives from DOT and the United States Coast Guard will provide informational presentations regarding modal HAZMAT requirements and will be on hand to answer individual questions both days. Additionally, presentations on the fundamentals of the 49 CFR, general HAZMAT transportation, transportation training & security, and legal updates and reviews as well as other modes will be provided.

Seminar registration:

The InterContinental New Orleans Hotel
444 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130
Telephone:  504-525-5566
InterContinental Lodging Web Site:
* Arrangements have been made for the first 200 people to get a government rate at this hotel during the event.

If you have any questions about this free seminar or hazardous materials in general, please contact Mike Roberts via the email or number below:

Mike Roberts
HAZMAT Safety Assistance Team, Southwest Region
Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, Field Operations
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
United States Department of Transportation
8701 South Gessner Road, Suite 922 (PHH-45)
Houston, Texas  77074
Phone:  713-272-2820