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Hazardous Materials Safety Inspection (HMSI)


The Hazardous Materials State Inspection (HMSI) Grant is a new financial assistance program (as of FY 2022) that provides grants to states for the performance of hazardous material shipper inspections that leverage available resources, improve the safety of hazardous materials transport, reduce fatalities, and reduce injuries.

Funding: Up to $2.5 million

Examples: Cost of hazmat shipper inspections to include personnel, travel, equipment, supplies, and training for hazmat inspectors.