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What does HAZ stand for?

HAZ stands for Hazardous Cargo

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Part of the program involves the monumental challenge of installing positive train control--wireless communication poles along the country's passenger and hazardous cargo rail routes--which is estimated to cost at least $9 billion.
Seal Sands participates in the CDI-T (Chemicals Distribution Institute - Terminals) inspection programme and complies with regulatory requirements, including COMAH, relating to the secure storage and handling of hazardous cargo.
The head spokesman for the East Siberian Railway, Yevgeny Khokhryakov, initially said the train wasn't carrying hazardous cargo and said no spill occurred.
Notwithstanding other questionable operational factors concerning this particular accident that have put the operator Sulpicio under the 'microscope', its action in transporting the dangerous cargo has been described by Philippines' Transport Undersecretary, Maria Elena Bautista, as illegal and in violation of maritime regulations that prohibit the transportation of hazardous cargo onboard passenger ships.