New Federal Guidelines Call For Train Operators To Be Tested For Sleep ApneaBefore someone takes the controls of a passenger train, they need to be tested for sleep apnea, and if they are diagnosed, they need to be treated.
Attorney: NJ TRANSIT Engineer In Deadly Hoboken Crash Had Undiagnosed Sleep ApneaThe engineer of an NJ TRANSIT train that slammed into the Hoboken Terminal in September suffered from undiagnosed sleep apnea, the engineer's attorney said Wednesday.
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal Pushes For Positive Train ControlHis call comes just over a month after an NJ TRANSIT train slammed into the Hoboken Terminal, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others.
Federal Investigators Find Many NJ TRANSIT Safety ViolationsFederal investigators have found numerous safety violations in New Jersey Transit's commuter train operation.
NJ TRANSIT Takes Steps To Secure Positive Train Control SystemThe board approved a $2.11 billion operating budget and $1.68 billion capital program for the 2017 fiscal year.
New NJ TRANSIT Executive Director Skips Hearing On Fatal Train CrashDemocratic Assemblyman John McKeon said he received a text message Thursday night reporting that officials couldn't make the hearing because they had to meet with federal regulators.
Full Service Resumes Monday For NJ TRANSIT Trains At Hoboken TerminalFull service resumes Monday morning for NJ TRANSIT trains at the Hoboken terminal.
NJ TRANSIT Will Resume Full Service At Hoboken Terminal MondayTracks one through four, seven and eight will reopen at 4 a.m. The first four tracks will be accessible via the external walkway near the PATH station.
Waiting Room At Hoboken Train Station Reopens Ahead Of WinterThe main waiting room at the train terminal will re-open on Monday morning as NJ Transit completes another round of post Sandy repairs.
Restrooms At Hoboken Terminal To Reopen Nearly 10 Months After Sandy"Effective Monday, the work to restore the bathrooms at Hoboken Terminal will be completed and the bathrooms will be open to the public for the first time since the storm," NJ TRANSIT Executive Director James Weinstein said.
NJ TRANSIT Approves Wi-Fi Plan For Stations, TrainsNewark Penn Station, Hoboken Terminal and Secaucus Junction are expected to be outfitted with Wi-Fi by the end of the year. The service will eventually be brought to other stations and trains.
NJT: Electric-Powered Trains Return To Hoboken TerminalThe resumption of service marks an end to interim rail schedules that were put into place after Superstorm Sandy.