Railroad Crossings

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Haz-Mat Test: Railroad Crossings

Q.: When transporting hazardous materials, at what point should you stop at a railroad crossing?

A.: At a point 15 to 50 feet before the nearest rail.

Explanation: In addition to stopping 15 – 50 feet before the tracks, you should refrain from shifting gears while crossing the tracks.