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Compliance Manuals

Roadway Maintenance Machine Safety Compliance Manual

This chapter of the Railroad Workplace Safety Compliance Manual provides guidance for
 Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and State personnel to ensure railroads and contractors
 comply with the federal regulations concerning Part 214 of Title 49 of the Code of Federal...

Hazardous Materials Compliance Manual

This discipline-specific manual provides guidance for Federal and State HM inspectors regarding inspection and investigative activities when evaluating regulated entities’ compliance with Federal laws and regulations pertaining to the transportation of HM. The information in this manual is...

Signal & Train Control Compliance Manual

Part 233 Signal Reporting Requirements; Part 234 Grade Crossing Signal System Safety; Part 235 Instructions Governing Applications for Approval of a Discontinuance or Material Modification of a Signal System or Relief from the Requirements of Part 236; Part 236 Rules, Standards and Instructions...

Signal & Train Control Compliance Manual: All Chapters

This portion of the Signal and Train Control (S&TC) Technical Manual sets forth the methods, policies, and procedures that shall be used by Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and State S&TC inspectors during their inspection and investigation activities to enforce and obtain railroad...

Track Inspector Rail Defect Reference Manual

This is the first edition of the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Track Inspector Rail Defect Reference Manual. This rail manual is compiled for use by employees of FRA (and by employees of a State agency participating in investigative or surveillance activities under Title 4 9 Code of...

Railroad Workplace Safety Compliance Manual

This manual is issued as a supplement to the Federal Railroad Administration Track Safety Enforcement Manual and the Signal and Train Control Enforcement Manual. It prescribes the manner in which Federal and State Track, and Signal and Train Control, Inspectors shall engage in investigative and...

Track Safety Standards Compliance Manual

This discipline-specific manual prescribes technical guidance to Federal and State Track Inspectors regarding investigative and monitoring activities to assure railroad compliance with the Track Safety Standards (TSS). The guidance provided by this manual may be revoked or modified without prior...