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Proposed Bill Major Step Forward for Preventing Fiery Oil Train Derailments


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Proposed Bill Major Step Forward for Preventing Fiery Oil Train Derailments

WASHINGTON - In response to the recent spate of fiery derailments that have highlighted the dangers posed by oil trains, Senators Maria Cantwell, (D-Wash.), Dianne Feinstein, (D-Calif.), and Tammy Baldwin, (D-Wis.), have proposed a bill that would remove the most dangerous tank cars from service, increase track inspections, and help to ensure that first responders have the equipment needed to respond to derailments.

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