NTSB Press Release

National Transportation Safety Board
Office of Public Affairs

NTSB Offers New "Managing Transportation Mass Fatality Incidents" Course

December 20

WASHINGTON - The National Transportation Safety Board is offering a new course at its training center in Ashburn, VA for emergency response and law enforcement officials and medicolegal communities on managing transportation-related mass fatality incidents.

The course, scheduled for February 5-6, will examine the core principles for managing the transition from first response and life safety operations to the decedent recovery and identification process. A full course description and registration instructions are available at: http://www.ntsb.gov/trainingcenter/CourseInfo/2013-Courses/TDA406_2013.html

Information about the NTSB Training Center, course registration information and a complete listing of all public courses offered is available at http://go.usa.gov/gfEA.

NTSB Training Center: 571-223-3900

NTSB Media Contact:
Office of Public Affairs
490 L'Enfant Plaza, SW
Washington, DC 20594
(202) 314-6100
Keith Holloway



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.