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Lawmakers want FRA to enact worker health & safety guidelines for COVID-19

(Source: Freight Waves, April 7, 2020)

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Fourteen Congressional lawmakers are pressing the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) to consider the health and safety recommendations given by the rail unions as both agencies craft guidance related to the novel coronavirus. The letter, written by U.S. Rep. Greg Stanton (D-Arizona) and Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pennsylvania), was signed by a total of seven Republicans and seven Democrats.

Full story: Freight Waves

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

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