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Safety Bulletin 2023-03; Train Collision Involving a Mis-Aligned Switch – Dark Territory
Keywords: hand-operated main track switches, non-signaled territory, mis-aligned switch, dark territory
Safety Advisory 2023-03; Accident Mitigation and Train Length
Keywords: Safety Advisory, train makeup, train handling, braking, EOT device communications, radio communication
Safety Bulletin 2023-02: Highway-Rail Grade Crossing and Shove Movement Accident
Keywords: pushing move, switching move, shoving move, qualification, SOFA
Safety Bulletin 2022-01: Pre-Departure Inspections – Appendix D to 49 CFR Part 215
Keywords: visual inspection for protruding objects that may foul an adjacent track; angle iron
Safety Bulletin 2023-01: Switching Operation Accident
Keywords: switching, accident, Safety Bulletin, SOFA