- Aug 11, 2005
Haven't heard much about this one, 10 cars filled with vinyl chloride are being drained and burned off creating the picture above and below
East Palestine Train Derailment: Evacuation order lifted as officials say air and water samples show it's safe
Officials in Pennsylvania and Ohio said Wednesday that residents who evacuated in and around East Palestine due to the train derailment can safely return home.
not to worry though, mayor Pete and the DOT have promised no new regulations on the railroads so profits are safe for investors!
Pete Buttigieg’s Transportation Department has not moved to revive an Obama-era safety rule that could help prevent future train accidents and derailments.
In the aftermath of a fiery Ohio train derailment, Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg’s department has not moved to reinstate an Obama-era rail safety rule aimed at expanding the use of better braking technology, even though a former federal safety official recently warned Congress that without the better brakes, “there will be more derailments [and] more releases of hazardous materials.”
/still using civil war era tech to brake trains?