Ballast Defects and Conditions—Importance of Identification and Repair in Preventing Development of Unsafe Combinations of Track Conditions
Keywords: Safety Advisories, Track, Ballast
Abstract: FRA is issuing this safety advisory to emphasize the importance of timely repairing ballast defects and conditions on main tracks. FRA notes that ballast defects and ballast...
Keywords: Continuous Welded Rail; CWR
Keywords: Bridge and Structures Safety; Grating; bridge worker; scaffolding; timber tie
Keywords: Damage to tracks, roadbed, and bridges
Abstract: (Original Issue Number and Date: TB-82-6, 9/3/82 Reissued: 111/83 and 7/1/85) In 1996, the Track Technical Resolution Committee recommended that FRA, together with its industry...