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Few Railroads On Track To Meet End-Of-Year Safety Deadline


October 23, 2015 | NPR | Railroads warn they may have to shut down unless Congress extends an end-of-the-year deadline to install new safety equipment called Positive Train Control.

PTC is a complex system that monitors a train’s location and speed, then automatically slows down or stops a locomotive if the engineer doesn’t respond to a danger warning.

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