Keywords: Railroad Safety Technology Grant
Abstract: This approach is deploying multiple antennas was developed by UP, consisting of two roof top boxes instead of the conventional antenna systems used by most other railroads. One of...
Reports to Congress
Keywords: PTC, Congress
Abstract: The Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (RSIA) established a completion date for the installation of interoperable Positive Train Control (PTC) systems by December 31, 2015. The...
Keywords: Close calls, human factors, safety culture, risk reduction, continuous improvement, employee involvement, passenger rail
Keywords: traffic channelization devices, median barriers, safety
Abstract: Researchers detailed the use of barriers that physically separate lanes and median barriers to improve safety at grade crossings.