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Summary of Accidents Investigated by the Federal Railroad Administration Calendar Year 1988

  • 01
  • Sep
  • 1991
AUTHOR: Office of Safety
OFFICE: RRS
SUBJECT: Accident Investigations
ABSTRACT: The 1988 Summary of Accidents Investigated by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) includes 224 railroad accidents. This summary provides the following information: o the railroad(s) involved o the location and the time of the accident o . the type of railroad accident o the method of operation and movements involved o the speed involved o the type and class of track o the number of casualties o the estimated cost of railroad damages o the probable cause and any contributing factor(s)

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