Train Accident

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has issued several recommendations to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) that includes banning hands-free phones while driving. Are Hands-Free Phones as Safe as Not Using a Phone? The NTSB says previous investigations have found that many truck accidents...

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), “the amount of alcohol in a person’s body is measured by the weight of the alcohol in a certain volume of blood. This is called the blood alcohol concentration, or ‘BAC.’” A person’s BAC plays a critical...

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On May 19, an Amtrak train plowed into a vehicle crossing the train tracks in New Buffalo, Michigan, according to the HollandSentinel.com. ABC 57 says that the collision occurred near the intersection of Old M60 and Clay Street. Unfortunately, the wreck occurred at a railroad crossing...

The operator of the train that crashed into the station platform and ran up an escalator at the O’Hare International Airport had dozed off before the catastrophe, according to The Chicago Tribune. The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) came out with this information after conducting...