Transport of Dangerous Goods: Methods and Tools for Reducing the Risks of Accidents and Terrorist Attack

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Emmanuel Garbolino, Mohamed Tkiouat, Natalia Yankevich, Dalanda Lachtar
Springer Science & Business Media, Feb 13, 2012 - Technology & Engineering - 249 pages
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This book addresses the various risks associated with the transport of dangerous goods within a territory. The emphasis of the contributions is on methods and tools to reduce the vulnerability of both the environment and human society to accidents or malicious acts involving such transport. With topics ranging from game theory to governance principles, the authors together cover technical, legal, financial, and logistic aspects of this problem. The intended audience includes responsible persons in territorial organizations, managers of transport infrastructures, as well as students, teachers and researchers wishing to deepen their knowledge in this area.

 

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Contents

Dangerous Goods Transportation and Biophysical Vulnerability The Contribution of GIS and Simulation Softwares
1
Legislative Context and Governance Principles for Dangerous Goods Transportation DGT Integrated Risk Management
45
Technical and Functional Standards to Provide a High Quality Service for Dangerous Good Transport on Road
75
Dangerous Goods Transportation and Risk Management A CostBenefit Analysis Approach
95
Mobile Object Framework and Fuzzy Graph Modelling to Boost HazMat Telegeomonitoring
119
Multipath Multicriteria Routing of Hazardous Materials in TimeDependent Networks
150
Adaptation of Graph and Game Theories to Reliability Problems
167
An Expected Risk Model for Rail Transport of Hazardous Materials
206
Transportation and Storage of Spent Nuclear Fuel Security and Theory
227
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