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The Importance of Positive Train Control Progress and Funding

New Status Update Underscores Need for Continued Positive Train Control Implementation and Funding.  Updated railroad-by-railroad and industry data on progress toward implementation released WASHINGTON— What is the importance of positive train control progress and funding? A status update released today..

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What is the Positive Train Control Program?

What is Positive Train Control Program?  Summary What is the Positive Train Control Program? The Rail Safety Improvement Act of 2008 (RSIA) mandates that Positive Train Control (PTC) be implemented across a significant portion of the Nation’s rail industry by..

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Federal Rail Administration Report Shows Most Railroads Will Miss Positive Train Control Deadline

WASHINGTON —The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) today sent its Status of Positive Train Control Implementation report to Congress. The report is mandated by the House of Representatives Appropriations Committee and shows that after seven years and significant assistance from FRA,..

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