Other Reports

Railroad Employee Fatalities Investigated by the Federal Railroad Administration in 1983

  • 01
  • Jan
  • 1985
AUTHOR: Federal Railroad Administration
OFFICE: RRS
SUBJECT: Employee Fatalities
KEYWORDS: Accident Reports, Incident Reports, Railroad Safety
ABSTRACT: [From the Introduction] This report represents the Federal Railroad Administration's findings in the investigation of railroad employee fatalities during 1983. Not included are fatalities that occurred during train operation accidents; these are reported under another type of investigation. The purpose of this report is to direct public attention to the hazards inherent in day-to-day operations of railroads. It provides information in support of the overall Federal program to promote the safety of railroad employees. It also furthers the cause of safety by supplying all interested parties information which will help prevent recurrent accidents.

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