Technical Reports

Railroad Safety Statistics Annual Report 1999

  • 01
  • Aug
  • 2000
AUTHOR: Federal Railroad Administration
OFFICE: RPD
REPORT NUMBER:
SUBJECT: Evaluation
KEYWORDS: Rail Safety, Annual Report, Rail-Related Accidents, Safety Performance
ABSTRACT: The Federal Railroad Administration's Railroad Safety Statistics Annual Report is intended as a resource for the FRA's safety partners. It is also intended as a general reference source for individuals and organizations with an interest in rail safety issues. Statistical data, tables, and chars are provided to depict the nature and cause of many rail-related accidents and incidents that occurred in 1998. Furthermore, selected historical data is included to provide a baseline for understanding the railroad industry's improving safety performance.

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