The National Transportation Safety Board published an updated list of the safety recommendations associated with the agency’s 2019 – 2020 Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety Improvements following the recent closure of eight safety recommendations.
The National Transportation Safety Board released Highway Accident Brief 19/06 detailing the agency’s investigation of the Nov. 8, 2017, minor collision between a commercial truck and an autonomous shuttle in Las Vegas.
The National Transportation Safety Board announced its intention to hold a board meeting on July 23, 2019, 9:30 a.m. (EDT), to determine the probable cause of the Feb. 4, 2018, collision of an Amtrak and a CSX train near Cayce, South Carolina
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Chairman Sumwalt and TSB Canada’s Chair Kathy Fox participated in a panel discussion on June 25 in Arlington, VA, on “Emerging Transportation Safety Issues (multimodal) & International Cooperation on Safety,” as part of the Flight Safety Foundation’s Speaker Series. Retired FAA Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety Peggy Gilligan (left), moderated the event. Before a crowd of nearly 100, the Chairman and Ms. Fox discussed their mutual safety interests and concerns, their lists of top transportation safety priorities, and lessons learned from past cross-border investigations.
Board member and staff remarks concerning transportation safety:
Chairman Robert L. Sumwalt
Vice Chairman Bruce Landsberg
Member Earl F. Weener
Member Jennifer Homendy