National Transportation Safety Board

NTSB Recommends Better Sleep Disorder Screening After Metro-North CrashFederal regulators who concluded that an engineer's sleep apnea caused a deadly train derailment in New York adopted several recommendations Wednesday for better screening of such disorders, including a call for improved physician training.
Subcommittee Hearing Today On Rail Safety
Blumenthal: Expedite Probe Into Derailment
Hearing Scheduled On 2 Train Accidents In Conn.
Metro-North To Install Safety Devices On RailroadMetro-North Railroad will implement a pilot program to install devices urgently recommended by a national safety board to provide extra protection to workers after a track foreman was fatally struck by a train, officials said Friday.
NTSB Stresses Track Safety After Conn. Man's DeathThe National Transportation Safety Board has issued an urgent safety recommendation after a Metro-North Railroad track foreman was struck and killed by a passenger train last month.
Passenger Suit Filed In Metro North Derailment, CollisionAttorneys for one of the victims of last week's trail derailment and collision along the Metro North New Haven line have filed a lawsuit.