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Railroad safety

Kenneth M. Mead

Railroad safety

accident trends and FRA safety programs : statement of Kenneth M. Mead, director, Transportation Issues, Resources, Community, and Economic Development Division, before the Subcommittee on Government Activities and Transportation, Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives

by Kenneth M. Mead

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Published by The Office, The Office [distributor in [Washington, D.C.], [Gaithersburg, MD] (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20877) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Federal Railroad Administration.,
  • Railroads -- Safety regulations -- United States.,
  • Railroad accidents -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAccident trends and FRA safety programs.
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    SeriesTestimony -- GAO/T-RCED-92-23.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15363757M

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