Time needed for new railroad braking system
In 2008, Congress required railroads to install an automatic crash-avoidance braking system – called Positive Train Control (PTC) – which would kick in when an unsafe situation arises. To comply with this mandate, the rail industry developed a …
The trains won't stop running, despite dire warnings about federal deadline …
Hill moves toward delaying rail safety deadline
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