Article 3680 of 27422 articles posted under "Safety First?"


Employed as: APE, for Less than 1 year
Posted: 12 January 2018

In the eighties I blocked the deadman we both fell a sleep went threw a
red board. We both where fired. Took a long time to get job back.
Happened all the time back then. I can remember when crew fell asleep
went threw red board. Had head on with via passenger train it was a bad
one. It woke the conductor up in the caboose. He should of known they
went threw board and pulled the cord. He was fast asleep he denies it
till this day. Good thing they did away with deadman pedal a lot safer

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