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Tri-State Area Officials Thinking Of New Ways To Prevent Future Superstorm Devastation

As the region works to recover from Superstorm Sandy, it is also looking ahead to the next big one — and what can be done to limit the damage.


Protective doors seen on a subway platform in Paris. (Photo credit: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Following Deadly Accidents On Subway Platforms, Some Call For Improved Safety Measures

In many cities across Europe and Asia, platform screen doors have become the norm. Will New york City consider making similar changes to hundreds of stations?