Sunday, June 12, 2016

NS Safety Train

was part of the consist on NS 18G as it passed through Hillsborough (NJ) at 8:47 on June 10. NS's Safety Train provides training for emergency responders in eighteen states to help communities across the NS network prepare for and safely respond to potential incidents involving rail transport of hazardous materials. These classes will be held at NS's Oak Island facility on June 14 through June 16. Seen here is NS 5642 (GP38-2), one of the three tank cars used in this educational program and one of the two boxcars that serves as a classroom for participants.