Railroad Safety Enhancement Act of 2007

July 26, 2007

253 SR
The Subcommittee will receive input from government agencies, industry groups, and labor organizations on rail safety legislation expected to be introduced this Congress. The hearing will focus on proposed efforts to improve the safety of the nation’s railroads through targeting highway-rail grade crossing safety, reducing employee hours of service and fatigue, and developing and using new rail safety technology.

Webcast

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Joseph Boardman

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Amtrak
  • Mr. Edward R. Hamberger

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Association of American Railroads
  • Mr. John P. Tolman

    Vice President and National Legislative Representative
    Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen
  • Mr. David Solow

    Chief Executive Officer
    Southern California Regional Railroad Authority