America’s railroad blues are self-inflicted wounds

July 2, 2019 tnac5189

Deadly Amtrak train crashes point to a deeper problem with America’s railroad system.

From the Dec. 18th derailment of Amtrak Cascades 501 to the South Carolina collision between Amtrak’s Silver Star and a standing freight train earlier this month, train safety has assumed a prominent spot in a nation not lacking for news. Read more here