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Innovation Investments Underpin Remarkable Story Behind Railroad Safety

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Ed Hamberger discusses how the sweeping reduction in freight rail accidents and injuries is a direct result of the industry's rigorous development of safety innovations and upgrades to the nation's 140,000-mile rail network. As investments in new advances in infrastructure have accrued, accidents and injuries have plummeted.​