This publication contains briefs of 119 selected railroad accidents, occurring in U.S. railroad operations from April through July 1976. The brief format presents basic facts, conditions, circumstances and probable causes in each instance. Additional statistical information is tabulated by types of accidents, and casualties related to types of accidents, carriers involved, and causal factors.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also report dated 7 Dec 76, PB-268935.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Transportation Safety Board

    Bureau of Accident Investigation, 800 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20594
  • Publication Date: 1977-9-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 130 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00167495
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Transportation Safety Board
  • Report/Paper Numbers: NTSB-RAB-77-1
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 27 1977 12:00AM