Rail regulators target safety after derailment in early July
Sep 03, 2013 | 10:04 AM
| Corinna Petry
CHICAGO A U.S. Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) committee held an emergency meeting Aug. 29 to begin considering additional regulatory or other safety measures.
"As greater quantities of hazardous materials are transported by rail and other modes, the risks increase and we have to make sure our regulations are keeping pace with market and technology forces," Cynthia Quarterman, head of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, said. "We have to work together to identify gaps, be willing to acknowledge them and close them."....
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