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 Hazardous Materials Accident Reports

The NTSB issues an accident report following the investigation. The reports listing is sortable by the event date, report date, city, and state. Click on any of those headings to sort the data.​

Listing of accident reports for NTSB (National Transportation and Safety Board)
Report NumberNTSB TitleAccident DateReport DateCityStateCountryNTIS NumberReport
HZ-PrelimPreliminary Report: Hazardous Materials: DCA16SH0028/27/201610/17/2016New Martinsville
WVUSAPDF
HZM-12-01-SUMCargo Hose Rupture and Release of Anhydrous Ammonia During Offloading of a Werner Transportation Services Cargo Tank Motor Vehicle at the Tanner Industries Plant7/15/20094/12/2012Swansea
SCPB2012-917002PDF
HZB-09-01
Collision of Cargo Tank Truck and Automobile and Subsequent Fire
7/1/200911/12/2009Upper Pittsgrove Township
NJPDF
HZB-05-01​Cargo Fire Involving Lithium-Ion Batteries8/7/20049/26/2005Memphis
TNPDF
HZM-04-02​Rupture of a Railroad Tank Car Containing Hazardous Waste9/13/200212/1/2004Freeport
TXPB2004-917003 PDF
HZB-04-01​Release of Hazardous Materials From Cargo Tank8/22/20037/22/2004Middleton
OHPDF
HZM-04-01​Nurse Tank Failure with Release of Hazardous Materials4/15/20036/22/2004Calamus
IAPB2004-917001PDF
HZB-03-01​Dana Transport, Inc., MC-307 Cargo Tank Catastrophic Structural Failure1/5/20028/21/2003South Charleston
WVPDF
HZM-02-02​Release and Ignition of Hydrogen Following the Collision Between a Tractor/Semitrailer with Horizontally Mounted Cylinders and a Pickup Truck5/1/20019/17/2002Ramona
OKPB2002-917003 PDF
HZM-02-01​Hazardous Materials Release From Railroad Tank Car With Subsequent Fire7/14/20016/26/2002Riverview
MIPB2002-917002 PDF
HZM-01-01​Rupture of a Railroad Tank Car Containing Hazardous Waste2/18/19993/5/2001Clymers
INPB2001-917002 PDF
HZB-00-03Chemical Reaction During Cargo Transfer, MC-307 Cargo Tank6/4/19996/20/2000Whitehall
MIPDF
HZB-00-02​Chemical Reactions During Cargo Transfer11/19/19986/13/2000Louisville
KYPDF
HZB-00-01​Spill of an undeclared shipment of hazardous materials in a cargo compartment of an aircraft Northwest Airlines Flight 957 10/28/19985/17/2000Memphis
TNPDF
HZM-99-01​Fire and Explosion of Highway Cargo Tanks, Stock Island6/29/19989/21/1999Key West
FLPB99-917005PDF
HZM-99-02​Overflow of Gasoline and Fire at a Service Station-Convenience Store 8/9/19989/21/1999Biloxi
MSPB99-917005PDF
HZM-98-01​Failure of Tank Car 3417 and Subsequent Release of Liquified Petroleum Gas11/22/199712/1/1998Pasadena
TXPB98-917007PDF
HZB-98-04​Tank Car Failure and Release of Corrosive and Poisonous Liquid4/2/199711/17/1998Pasadena
TX
HZB-98-02​Tank Car Failure and Release of Flammable and Toxic Liquid2/7/19964/20/1998Sweetwater
TNPDF
HZB-98-03​Tank Car Structural Failure with the Release and Ignition of Propane3/6/19964/20/1998Selkirk
NYPDF
HZB-98-01​Tank Car Failure and Release of Poisonous and Corrosive Vapors, Gaylord Chemical Corporation10/23/19951/27/1998Bogalusa
LAPDF
HZM-95-01​Tank Car Failure and Release of Arsenic Acid6/6/19942/22/1995Chattanooga
TNPB95-917003
HZM-91-01​Overturn of a Tractor-Semitrailer (Cargo Tank) with Release of Automotive Gasoline and Fire2/13/19919/4/1991Carmichael
CAPB91-917004PDF
HZM-90-01​Puncture of a Cylinder Containing a Mixture of Methyl Bromide and Chloropicrin Following the Overturn of a Tractor/Semitrailer11/30/19882/12/1990
FLPB90-917001
HZM-88-01​Butadiene Release and Fire from GATX 55996 at the CSX Terminal Junction Interchange9/8/19879/30/1988New Orleans
LAPB88-917005
HZM-88-02​In-Flight Fire, McDonnell Douglas DC-9-83, N569AA2/3/19889/13/1988Nashville
TNPB88-917006
HZM-87-01​Hazardous Materials Release Following the Derailment of Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company Train No. SLFR7/8/19869/29/1987Miamisburg
OHPB87-917004
HZM-85-03​Anhydrous Hydrogen Fluoride Release from NATX 9408, Train No. BNEL3Y at Conrail's Receiving Yard2/4/198511/27/1985Elkhart
INPB85-917015
HZM-85-02​Overturn of a Tractor-Semitrailer Transporting Torpedoes8/1/198410/21/1985Denver
COPB85-917015
HZM-85-01​Release of Hazardous Waste Acid from Cargo Tank Truck3/6/19843/19/1985
FLPB85-917003
HZM-81-02​Railroad/Highway Grade Crossing Accidents Involving Trucks Transporting Hazardous Materials9/24/1981
PB82-113432
HZM-81-01​Phosphorus Trichloride Release in Boston and Maine Yard During Switching Operations4/3/19802/26/1981Somerville
MAPB81-172397PDF
HZM-80-01​The Accident Performance of Tank Car Safeguards3/8/1980
PB80-162787