STRUCTURED SYSTEM SAFETY PROGRAM PLAN FOR THE RAILROAD INDUSTRY

This paper discusses how one railroad has structured its organization and a system safety approach to the cost-effective control of hazards in both new and existing activities. Examples are cited of system safety applications to such railroad risks as rail-highway grade crossings, train derailments and employee injuries. Emphasis is also given to the need for evaluating the cost-effectiveness of casualty prevention programs.

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  • Pagination: p. 665-670

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00180341
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: System Safety Society
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 27 1978 12:00AM