Keywords: Canadian National Railway, collision, excavator, Automatic Block Signaling
Abstract: At approximately 3:31 p.m., CDT, on October 6, 2021, Train 1 requested permission to enter the working limits of a Contract Employee-in-Charge (EIC) and excavator operator...
Keywords: Union Pacific Railroad, derailment, bridge
Abstract: On Wednesday, July 29, 2020, Union Pacific Railroad (UP) freight train MTUPX-29 (Train 1) was operating northbound (timetable westbound) on the single main track in Tempe,...
Keywords: BNSF Railway, derailment, dynamic brake, buffing or slack action excessive, train make-up, fatigue
Abstract: On Monday, July 6, 2020 at approximately 6:00 a.m., MDT, a BNSF freight train derailed 29 railcars on the Gallup Subdivision near Winslow, Arizona. No injuries were reported...
Keywords: Union Pacific Railroad, derailment, buffing or slack action excessive, train make-up
Abstract: On Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at approximately 8:24 p.m., MFT, a westbound Union Pacific Railroad Company, (UP) freight train, MNPPD-16 (Train 1), traveling at a recorded speed...
Keywords: positive train control, PTC, interface design issue, locomotive, cab car, braking systems