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Policy and Guidance
Keywords: Benefit-Cost Analysis Guidance for Rail Projects
Abstract: This guidance document is intended to provide a consistent approach for completing a benefit-cost analysis (BCA) for passenger and freight rail project proposals. The systematic...
Keywords: Accident Investigations, Highway-Rail Grade Crossings, Amtrak
Abstract: On May 18, 2016, at about 6:11 p.m., CST, northbound Amtrak Passenger Train 58-18 collided with an eastbound vehicle at the Kearney Park road public highway-rail grade crossing (...
Keywords: Accident investigation, Amtrak, grade crossing
Abstract: On May 13, 2016, at approximately 12:32 p.m., PDT, westbound Amtrak Passenger Train No. 713, traveling at a recorded speed of 79 mph on BNSF Railway’s (BNSF) main line track,...
Keywords: Accident Investigations, Grade crossings, Norfolk Southern
Abstract: On May 3, 2016, at approximately 10:15 p.m., CDT, northbound Norfolk Southern (NS) Train A38A7-03 collided with an eastbound vehicle (pickup truck) at the 15th Place SW public...
Keywords: Accident Investigations, Derailment
Abstract: On May 1, 2016, at about 6:34 a.m., EST, an eastbound CSX Transportation (CSX) mixed freight train, Q40130, traveling on double main track (Track No. 2), at a recorded speed of 27...