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A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

“Urgent” NTSB Recommendation To Metro-North

The National Trans;portation Safety Board has issued an urgent safety recommendation to Metro-North in the wake of the death of a track foreman struck and killed on the tracks in West Haven.

06/17/2013

FAIRFIELD, CT - MAY 18: A Connecticut state investigator examines the scene of a Metro North train collision on May 18, 2013 in Fairfield, Connecticut.  Two New Haven Line Metro North trains collided on Friday, May 17, injuring as many as 60 people. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

NTSB Releases Derailment Report

The National Transportation Safety Board released a preliminary report Wednesday, detailing the conditions that led up to the Metro-North train derailment May 17 in Bridgeport.

06/05/2013

(Courtesy Fairfield Police)

Engineer Saw ‘Unusual Condition’ Before Derailment

Federal officials investigating last week’s train derailment in Connecticut say the engineer described what they call an “unusual condition” on the track before the train derailed.

05/24/2013

(Courtesy NTSB)

Fatigued Driver Caused Deadly NY Bus Crash

A tour bus crash last year that claimed 15 lives was caused by a driver suffering from too little sleep and a bus company that provided too little safety oversight, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.

06/05/2012

Lagos plane crash (AFP/Getty Images)

Bereaved Walk Among Dead After Nigeria Plane Crash

Mourners silently walked between rows of the dead from a plane crash in Nigeria that killed the 153 people aboard the airliner and others on the ground, peering into burned faces in hopes of claiming the remains of their loved ones on Tuesday.

06/05/2012

NTSB Questions How Much Sleep Driver In Fatal Bus Accident Had Gotten

Evidence gathered by federal investigators indicates the bus driver returning from a Connecticut casino may not have had the sleep he claimed in the days prior to the accident last year.

05/17/2012

Ray Kelly

New Information in the New York City Fatal Bus Crash

The Chair of the NTSB reveals new information about a fatal New York City bus crash.

03/30/2011

NTSB Recommends Changes For Sikorsky Helicopter Invoved in Fatal Crash

NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ The National Transportation Safety Board on Tuesday recommended redesign and modification of some elements of the Sikorsky S-76C model helicopter, the type that was involved in the 2009 helicopter crash that […]

11/23/2010

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