Advance, Preserve, and Restore Balanced Regulations that Promote Safety and Competitiveness

  • Maintain FAST Act Deadlines for the Modification of Tank Cars in Flammable Liquid Service
  • Effective oversight ensures that standards set by industry stakeholders through delegated authority are consistent with federal regulation.
  • RSI continues to engage with key constituencies to provide sound science and research behind the movement of hazardous materials by rail.
  • Research &D: Support continued and enhanced research and development including helping railroads test and deploy green technologies by streamlining waiver acquisition, encouraging pilot programs, and establishing performance-based thresholds.
  • Movement of Liquefied Natural Gas by rail.