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Collins hails $73M made available in grant funds to improve safety of nation’s passenger rails

Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB) is the leading provider of Positive Train Control in the United States and should be well position successfully win new contracts for Postive Train Control to improve safety on railroad systems.  6 more words

Amtrack Death Trap? Four mishaps in four months -- America’s national railroad is failing

An aerial view of the site of an early morning train crash Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018 between an Amtrak train, bottom right, and a CSX freight train, top left, in Cayce, SC.   842 more words

SC Governor: 2 Amtrak Workers Killed In Train Crash

(West Columbia, SC) — Two Amtrak workers are being identified as the people killed in a train collision in South Carolina this morning. Governor Henry McMaster said 116 of the nearly 150 passengers were taken to local hospitals with injuries that vary from minor to more serious. 117 more words

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White supremacist tried to attack Amtrak, like they blamed Antifa for doing

Christian Patterson
People’s Sickle
January 15, 2018

Remember when that Amtrak train, traveling double the speed limit, was derailed in my great home State of Washington? 510 more words

Amtrack Assures St. Louis Riders Trains Are Safe

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – On the same day as the passenger train crash in Washington State, Amtrak announced a big upgrade to the St. Louis to Chicago route. 115 more words

Antifa Website Admitted To Pouring Concrete On Amtrak Tracks – Could This Have Caused Derailment?

In a post on the main website of Antifa called “It’s going down,” Antifa admitted to pouring concrete on train tracks to stop delivery of fracking equipment in Washington state.   70 more words