2-person crews mandated for Boston duck boats – trains next?

Published: March 24, 2017

BOSTON – 7 News Boston reported that the Massachusetts state legislature recently mandated that all duck boats must be operated by two-person crews. The measure came in response to a growing number of duck boat-related injuries and fatalities. Read the complete story here.

Two-person crews on duck boats makes sense –  and common sense also dictates that for safety’s sake, all freight and commuter trains should also be operated by two-person crews.

Click here to voice your support of HR 233 – The Safe Freight Act, that mandates two-person crews on all freight trains in the U.S.