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Ex-employees claim BNSF Railway has ignored key safety checks

(Source: Public Radio International, July 21, 2014)

NEW YORK One of the largest freight railroad companies in North America, Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway, is accused of forcing workers to skip critical safety checks and firing employees who blow the whistle on unsafe practices.

Full story and audio: www.pri.org

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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