NTSB Opens the Accident Docket on the May 12, 2015 Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment
NTSB Chairman Christopher Hart (at podium) unveiled NTSB’s Most Wanted List (MWL) today at a press event in Washington DC. At his side were Board Member Robert Sumwalt (left), Vice Chairman Bella Dinh-Zarr (right center) and Board Member Earl Weener (far right). The MWL highlights safety issues identified from NTSB’s accident investigations to increase awareness about the issues and promote recommended safety solutions.
NTSB investigator Courtney Liedler along with a representative from Beechcraft, the aircraft manufacturer, examines wreckage of an aircraft that crashed in Meeker, CO.
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promoting transportation safety, and assisting victims of transportation accidents
and their families.
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Member Sumwalt (2nd from left) joined AAA Northeast Public & Legislative Affairs Director Mary Maguire (3rd from left), BJ Williams (center) and Sarah Langenthal (3rd from right) – who both survived crashes with traumatic brain injuries – to testify in support of Massachusetts’ Representative Garrett Bradley’s H.B. 1187. Also pictured are NTSB’s Michael Hughes (far left), Stephanie Shaw (2nd from right) and Amy Terrone (far right).
Board member and staff remarks concerning transportation safety:
T. Bella Dinh-Zarr
Earl F. Weener