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2015
July
  • 22
  • Jul
  • 2015
Press Releases
PRESS RELEASE NUMBER: FRA 13-15
CONTACT: FRA Public Affairs
PHONE: 202-493-6024
SUBJECT: Enforcement
KEYWORDS: crude oil, notification
ABSTRACT: Requirement remains in full force, will be made permanent
  • 21
  • Jul
  • 2015
Press Releases
PRESS RELEASE NUMBER: FRA 12-15
CONTACT: FRA Public Affairs Office
PHONE: 202-493-6024
SUBJECT: Accident Investigations
KEYWORDS: NY & A, safety, review
ABSTRACT: Train-truck collision in Queens prompts FRA to conduct review of railroad’s safety culture, management
  • 17
  • Jul
  • 2015
Press Releases
PRESS RELEASE NUMBER: 99-9999
CONTACT: FRA Public Affairs
PHONE: 202-493-6024
SUBJECT: Accident Investigations
KEYWORDS: derailment, Montana, crude, oil
ABSTRACT: FRA Statement on Culbertson Montana Derailment
  • 02
  • Jul
  • 2015
Press Releases
PRESS RELEASE NUMBER: FRA 99-9999
CONTACT: FRA Public affairs
PHONE: 202+-493-6024
SUBJECT: Accident Investigations
KEYWORDS: derailment, Tennessee, CSX
ABSTRACT: Federal Railroad Administration Acting Administrator Sarah Feinberg released the following statement on the CSX train derailment in Tennessee. We will provide more information and updates soon.
June
  • 24
  • Jun
  • 2015
Testimony
SPEAKER: Sarah Feinberg
SPEAKER'S TITLE: Acting Federal Railroad Administrator
AUDIENCE: U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
SUBJECT: Positive Train Control
ABSTRACT: ORAL STATEMENT OF SARAH FEINBERG ACTING ADMINISTRATOR, FEDERAL RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION U.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE, SUBCOMMITTEE ON RAILROADS, PIPELINES, AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES “The State of Positive Train Control Implementation in the United States” June 24, 2015

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