Many Trains Don't Use Widely Available Auto BrakesThere is already low-tech equipment, widely available since the Great Depression, that could have prevented the crash, and every Metro-North train already has it.
Regulators To Conduct Safety Review Of Metro-North RailroadThe Federal Railroad Administration will launch an intensive two-month review of safety compliance and culture at Metro-North after a train derailed and killed four people earlier this month.
Federal Railroad Administration Issues Safety Advisory Following Metro-North DerailmentRailroads nationwide have lessons to learn about speed limits and the importance of communication between crew members after the deadly derailment of a Metro-North train earlier this month, federal regulators said Wednesday.
Schumer, Blumenthal Call For Metro-North Cameras In Wake Of DerailmentSens. Charles Schumer and Richard Blumenthal believe installing cameras on Metro-North Railroad trains could potentially prevent another deadly accident such as last week's derailment that left four people dead and dozens injured.