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The FRA Safety Data  site was established for the purpose of making railroad safety information readily available to a broad constituency which includes FRA personnel, railroad companies, research and planning organizations and the public, in general.  You can obtain railroad safety information including accidents and incidents, inspections and highway-rail crossing data. From this site users can run dynamic queries, download a variety of safety database files, publications and forms, and view current statistical information on railroad safety.

 

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2014
August
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Press Releases
PRESS RELEASE NUMBER: FRA 08-14
CONTACT: FRA Public Affairs
PHONE: 202-493-6024
SUBJECT: Grants & Financial Assistance
KEYWORDS: Grants, short line, risk, HAZMAT
ABSTRACT: The Federal Railroad Administration today funded two grants totaling $350,000 to support development of a Short Line Safety Institute.
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Speeches
SPEAKER: Joseph C. Szabo
SPEAKER'S TITLE: Federal Railroad Administrator
AUDIENCE:
LOCATION: Harrisburg, NC
SUBJECT: Passenger Rail
KEYWORDS: Piedmont Corridor Improvement Program, GROW AMERICA Act.,
ABSTRACT: Federal Railroad Administrator Joseph C. Szabo Remarks as Prepared for Delivery Roberta Road Grade Separation Project Press Availability Harrisburg, North Carolina August 14, 2014
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Speeches
SPEAKER: Joseph C. Szabo
SPEAKER'S TITLE: Federal Railroad Administrator
AUDIENCE:
LOCATION: Lexington, NC
SUBJECT: Intercity Passenger Rail Investment
KEYWORDS: Piedmont Corridor, GROW AMERICA Act., Greensboro, Charlotte,
ABSTRACT: Remarks as Prepared for Delivery, Bowers to Lake Project Press Availability, Lexington, North Carolina on August 14, 2014
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Speeches
SPEAKER: Joseph C. Szabo
SPEAKER'S TITLE: Federal Railroad Administrator
AUDIENCE:
LOCATION: Trenton, NJ
KEYWORDS: New Jersey High-Speed Rail Project
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Speeches
SPEAKER: Joseph C. Szabo
SPEAKER'S TITLE: Federal Railroad Administrator
AUDIENCE: Global Level Crossing Safety
LOCATION: Urbana, IL
KEYWORDS: Grade crossing, safety, symposium
ABSTRACT: Thank you, Dr. Barkan – and good morning, everyone. It is great to be up here with Andreas Cangelaris, Michael Stead, and Norman Carlson. Let me thank all the organizers, and the university, for bringing everyone together to share their research and experiences, and to take part in this discussion. I especially want to welcome everyone who traveled here from other countries. Rail systems all around the world are confronting the challenges presented by grade crossing safety and trespassing that occurs on rail property and railroad rights-of-way. So let me thank all of you for sharing your perspectives

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