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BNSF says safety first


May  22, 2104 | Bismark Tribune | BNSF Railway’s executive chairman said the railroad is taking measures to prevent another accident like the Casselton train derailment.

Matt Rose spoke Wednesday at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference in Bismarck. The conference runs through today.

In his talk, Rose advocated investment in new rail cars with thicker shells and the phase-out of the commonly used DOT-111 tank car in an effort to increase safety.

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