National Transportation Safety Board
Office of Public Affairs
The five Members of the National Transportation Safety Board will meet the board of directors of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) on Monday, August 9, at 2:30 p.m. at the WMATA headquarters building, 600 Fifth Street, N.W. in Washington, D.C.
The two groups will discuss the recently issued NTSB findings and safety recommendations related to the NTSB's accident investigation of the June 2009 Red Line collision of two WMATA trains.
At the conclusion of the meeting, there will be a brief press availability with Chairman Deborah A.P. Hersman in the WMATA board room.
The meeting is open to members of the public and it will also be audiostreamed live via the WMATA Web site at www.wmata.com.
NTSB Office of Public Affairs: (202) 314-6100
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is an independent federal agency charged with determining the probable cause
of transportation accidents, promoting transportation safety, and assisting victims of transportation accidents and their families.