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NTSB Unveils 2016 Most Wanted List, Stresses Technology
WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board unveiled its 2016 Most Wanted List of transportation safety improvements Wednesday, calling it a “road map from lessons learned to lives saved.” The list focuses on 10 broad...
NTSB Chairman to Hold Press Availability on Rail Tank Car Issues at Texas Rail Facility
National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Christopher A. Hart will hold a press availability following a tour of the Greenbrier Railcar Services Facility in Hockley, Texas, next Thursday. He will speak about the urgent recommendations the Board has issued to make rail cars carrying flammable...
NTSB To Hold Forum on the Dangers of Railroad Trespassing
WASHINGTON - The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a public forum March 24-25 on the dangers of trespassing on the railroad right-of-way.While railroad tracks have long held a cultural resonance with Americans, featured in motion pictures, TV shows, music videos and photography, they...
Oil tankers in fiery West Virginia crash were built with new safety features
Michael Henninger/Post-GazetteFrom the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.The CSX Corp train that derailed, ignited and spilled into the Kanawha River in Mount Carbon, W. Va., can be seen from across the river on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015.The railroad cars involved in the fiery derailment in West Virginia on...
NTSB Gathering Information on CSX Crude Oil Train Derailment in West Virginia
Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board’s office of Railroad, Pipeline, and Hazardous Materials are in communication with the Federal Railroad Administration and CSX emergency response crews since the derailment that occurred in West Virginia yesterday and will continue to...
NTSB Urgent: 'Alerters' Watching for Human Engagement Should Not Be Misled by Automated Functions
WASHINGTON - The National Transportation Safety Board has issued urgent safety recommendations to the Federal Railroad Administration, the Association of American Railroads, the American Short Line and Regional Railroad Association, and the American Public Transportation Association to help...
NTSB Sends Investigative Team to Texas Accident Involving a Prison Bus and Train
The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team to investigate today’s accident near Odessa, Texas, involving a prison bus and a moving train.Senior Investigator Pete Kotowski is leading the team as investigator-in-charge. Public Affairs Officer Peter Knudson will also be on-scene to...
NTSB Set to Announce its 2015 Most Wanted List
The National Transportation Safety Board will unveil its 2015 Most Wanted List of transportation safety improvements during a press conference on January 13, 2015. This year’s list will be announced at the 94th Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, an organization important to...
NTSB Safety Alert Highlights Improving Visibility on the Rails
Washington – The National Transportation Safety Board issued a Safety Alert that focuses on the visibility of railroad signals.On railroads, light-emitting diode (LED) railroad signals may mask nearby incandescent signals, preventing incandescent signals from being visible to train crews. If...
NTSB report cites 'ineffective safety management' in five Metro-North accidents
from: http://www.progressiverailroading.com/passenger_rail/news/NTSB-report-cites-ineffective-safety-management-in-five-MetroNorth-accidents--42433NTSB report cites 'ineffective safety management' in five Metro-North accidents .social_buttons li{ display: block; float: left; margin:...

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