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Chris Nace

Learning a Lesson When It Comes to School Bus Safety

On Tuesday, November 1st, a school bus in Baltimore, Maryland was en route to pick up its first charge of classroom-bound children when it collided with a car, ricocheted off a structural element on the right side of the road […]

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One Year After Deadly Metro Accident Safety Record Worsens

The Washington Post has run a terrifying story this morning noting that one year after the Washington Metro’s deadliest accident ever safety reforms have been few and far between:

A year after…

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Washington Metro Accident Didn't Have to Happen

Yesterday I wrote that we would be learning more and more about the Washington Metro accident fairly soon because the NTSB was usually willing to share information quickly following such tragic…

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Metro Train in Accident was Past-Due for Maintenance

As stated in a post earlier today, the NTSB usually gets information out to the public fairly quickly when dealing with accident investigations. Some of that information is in fact starting to come…

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Mayor Fenty Discusses D.C. Red-Line Metro Accident on Today Show

Adrian Fenty, Mayor of Washington, DC, discussed Monday’s Metro Rail accident on the Today Show with Matt Lauer this morning: