FRA Statement on Ebola

Safety is our number one priority.  The Federal Railroad Administration continues to closely work with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), specifically the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other federal, state  and local partners in responding to and preventing the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).

Information is made available to the public about the EVD. Here are some that we encourage for you to share with your stakeholders:

Battling EVD is a shared responsibility. We ask you to stay in close communication with your local, state authorities and emergency medical services.

For guidance and regulations governing the safe transport of infectious substances read here.