AIRCRAFT-TYPE CRASH INJURY INVESTIGATION OF A COMMUTER TRAIN COLLISION

Methodology for investigating the causes and circumstances of rail accidents. An aircraft-type investigation conducted following a collision between two commuter trains in the Chicago area, was able to identify the weaker points in the organisation of public transport in heavy-traffic zones and fix technical safety standards for the construction of rolling stock.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Aerospace Medical Association

    320 South Henry Street
    Alexandria, VA  United States  22314-3579
  • Authors:
    • Braden, G E
  • Publication Date: 1975-9

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 1157-60
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00134563
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 23 1981 12:00AM