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Flooded vehicles whitepaper(s)

Date posted: March 9, 2015

Author: CCAR

Categories: OSHA


In 2005 Hurricane Katrina caused motorists to ask, “What should we know…?” In particular, questions focused on the environmental and health concerns for personnel in the auto repair industry. CCAR posted its fourth updated version of a document titled “Industry Concerns Regarding Handling, Disposal And Repair Of Flooded Vehicles From New Orleans Following Hurricane Katrina,” at the CCAR-GreenLink®  website see:

Katrina white paper September 2005

Moreover, in 2012 CCAR published the following after Superstorm Sandy impacted the Northeast U.S.

CCAR Flooded Vehicles Nov 12 2012 v2