'See Tracks, Think Train' during Rail Safety Month
Last updated 9/12/2020 at 9:32am
OCEANSIDE – The North County Transit District’s board of directors adopted a proclamation at its July 16, board meeting recognizing September 2020 as “Rail Safety Month.” In doing so, NCTD affirms its commitment to safety and saving lives through the prevention of needless tragedy on and near the tracks.
According to statistics kept by the Federal Railroad Administration and California Operation Lifesaver Inc., California continues to be identified as having the highest number of preventable railroad trespasser fatalities and injuries of all states in the nation. There were...