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Report: Derailed Metro-North Train Had Safety Alarm Installed In Rear CarThe locomotive at the rear of the wrecked train was equipped with an "alerter" system, which can automatically apply the brakes if the engineer is unresponsive and doesn't react to an alarm. There was no such alarm in the engineer's cab.

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