The head of the Federal National Transportation Safety Board has released a statement about the rise in oil train accidents as having a cause that “may” be related to the railroad industry not paying enough attention to public safety.
The statement has prompted a predictable public outcry from citizens to safety advocacy and environmental protection groups.
Here’s more on what many call our national safety regulators doing little more than peeking at the truth through a keyhole. The story is in The Oregonian. Click here.