The rapidly increasing practice of shipping crude oil in rail cars is posing risks to communities across the US. Health advocates are beginning to document the risks and raise questions about harms to human health and safety.
- Fact Sheet: Health Considerations for Crude Oil by Rail
- Public Comment: MdEHN Testimony at Baltimore Hearing on Crude Oil by Rail
- Position Statement on Crude Oil Transport and Storage To Governors of Washington & Oregon From Concerned Washington & Oregon Health Care Professionals
- A Burning Truth – an OpEd By Katharine M. Preston September 2014 – Sojourners Magazine