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CSX Response to Railroad Emergencies


319 Long Street
New Johnsonville TN 37134

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Training includes:

  • Classroom instruction
  • CSX Emergency Response to Railroad Emergencies
  • Basic tank car valve configurations
  • Basic tank car construction and types
  • Basic tank car layout and operation

Attendee Level

  • Hazmat technician/specialist
  • First responders
  • Anyone interested in learning more about this topic
  • Basic/Introduction
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Event Focus

Featured topics:

  • Toxic gases
  • Corrosive liquids
  • Flammable gases
  • Hazmat
  • Rail Safety
  • Tank Car Anatomy
  • Leak Mitigation & Capping Kits
  • Emergency Response
  • Air Monitoring
  • Locomotives


Classroom Sessions

Session 1: The presentation will cover safety, identification of available resources, identification of available reference materials, identification of railroad equipment, and standard of care for railroad equipment.

Important Details

Required Safety Gear: None

Be at the site by 0700 for registration if not pre registered. Depending on registration and training needs, the training schedule may be adjusted prior to event.

Registration will remain open until after the event. Walk-ins are welcome to register on-site at the training event, however we strongly encourage pre-registration.


  • CSX Transportation


Eric Allen
New Johnsonville Fire Department

323 Long Street
New Johnsonville TN 37134

Phone  931-209-5789