DOT Issues Emergency Order for Crude Oil Rail Transport

By James Burgess | OilPrice

The U.S. Department of Transportation issued an emergency order on February 25 to address the safety of transporting crude oil by rail. According to the order, all shippers moving crude from the Bakken must test their product to ensure it is properly classified before transit. The order came in response to the series of crude oil train derailments, some of which led to explosions and injuries.

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