NTSB Press Release

National Transportation Safety Board
Office of Public Affairs

Statement from Chairman Hersman on President Obama's re-nomination announcement

June 29, 2011

I am deeply honored to be re-nominated to serve as Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board. It has been a privilege to lead this remarkable organization with its dedicated and professional employees. I am grateful for the faith that President Obama has placed in me and look forward to working with my fellow Board Members to make transportation — across all modes — safer for our citizens.

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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.