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Track Safety Standards Part 213 Classes 1-5 Workshop –Understanding the FRA Track Safety Standards and the track inspection process.
Oct 25-28, 2016
Council Bluffs, Iowa
This 3.5 day workshop uses an interactive approach to introduce you to the FRA Track Safety Standards (TSS) for Classes of track 1-5. Class 1, Regional and Short Line operators, Industrial plants, and contractors will find this workshop valuable for those responsible for compliance with the TSS. Upon completion of this course, attendees will have an introductory understanding of how to apply TSS for inspecting track, recording defects, and taking necessary remedial action.

Emphasis during this course is placed on: FRA Qualification, Compliance, Railroad/Track Owner Responsibility, Class Specific Defects, Non Class Specific Defects, Turnout Inspections, Rail Defects, and Inspection Report Requirements.

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R.E.B. Alert

Here's a brief look at what’s happening in the world of FRA Regulations.

Part 236 – National Highway-Rail Crossing
Inventory Reporting Requirements.
This document responds to a petition for reconsideration of FRA's January 6, 2015, final rule addressing U.S. DOT National Highway-Rail Crossing Inventory (Crossing Inventoryor Inventory) Reporting Requirements.
This document amends and clarifies the final rule in response to the petition for
reconsideration and makes certain additional amendments to the rule to address practical implementation problems that arose after publication of the final rule.
Dates: This regulation was effective June 10, 2016.


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