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SLSI reports short lines' safety strengths, program development plans


The Short Line Safety Institute (SLSI) has published a report with the results of safety culture assessments completed at short lines in 2020.  

The report highlights which of the 10 core elements of a strong safety culture are consistent strengths, and provides guidance in prioritizing the development of new programs, resources and tools.

Strengths include railroad leadership’s commitment to demonstrating that business objectives are not prioritized over safety A top opportunity area identified is the training available to support safety practices.

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