|Total Vehicular Accident / Derailment Incidents||358||377||398||367||323|
|Vehicular Accident-related Percent of Total Incidents||2.4%||2.5%||2.6%||2.3%||1.9%|
|Vehicular Accident-related / Derailment Incidents||35||40||33||31||17|
1 Water include only packages (nonbulk) marine. Non-packaged (bulk) marine hazardous material incidents are reported to the U.S. Coast Guard and are not included.
NOTES: Incidents are defined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR): 49 CFR 171.15 and 171.16 (Form F 5800.1). Each modal total also includes fatalities caused by human error, package failure, and causes not elsewhere classified. Accident-related are the result of a vehicular crash or accident damage (e.g., a train derailment).
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, HAZMAT Intelligence Portal (as of March 18, 2015). Available at https://hip.phmsa.dot.gov/ as of March 2015.