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Norfolk Southern Safety Train Macon

Location

800 Block of 7th Street (Railyard)
Macon GA 31206

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Overview

Training includes:

  • Hands-on workshops and classroom instruction
  • Certificates upon successful completion will be emailed following the event

Attendee Level

Emergency responders including:

  • fire departments
  • law enforcement 
  • emergency medical services
  • hazmat response teams
  • emergency management personnel
  • military
  • homeland security personnel 
  • shippers 

Event Focus

  • Featured topics:
  • Safety On Railroad Property
  • Rail Shipping Documents
  • Rail Equipment Identification
  • Rail Tank Cars Locomotive Fires
  • Flammable Liquid Unit Trains
  • Incident Response Procedures
  • Working with Railroad Officials
  • AskRail Mobile App

Description

 Norfolk Southern provides emergency preparedness training to first responders as part of TRANSCAER (Transportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response), a nationwide program that assists communities prepare for and respond to a hazardous materials transportation incident.

 

 

Important Details

Required Safety Gear: 

Participants should bring sturdy leather work boots with a defined heel. No open-toe footwear permitted. Bring additional PPE as required by your employer.  

Sponsors

  • Norfolk Southern Corporation

Contacts

Robert Wood
Norfolk Southern Railway

1200 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta GA 30309

Phone  404-529-2242
robert.wood2@nscorp.com
Chad Edwards
Norfolk Southern Corporation
Chad.Edwards@nscorp.com