BMW recalls over 291,000 SUVs because interior cargo rails can detach in crash, raising injury risk

BMW is recalling more than 291,000 SUVs in the U.S. because the interior cargo rails can detach in a crash, increasing the risk of injury

Rushed railcar inspections and 'stagnated' safety record reinforce concerns after fiery Ohio crash

Rail unions say that inspections continue to be rushed and a new federal study reinforces that concern with railroads routinely allowing less than two minutes per car for inspections

Passenger train derails in India, killing at least 2

A passenger train has derailed in northern India, killing at least two passengers and injuring 20 others

An Indian official says at least 2 dead and 20 injured in a train derailment in northern India

An Indian official says at least 2 dead and 20 injured in a train derailment in northern India

EPA watchdog investigating delays in how the agency used sensor plane after fiery Ohio derailment

The EPA's internal watchdog will investigate why the agency didn’t get its specialized plane loaded with advanced sensors into the air over East Palestine until four days after the disastrous Norfolk Southern derailment last year

Few residents opt out of $600 million class action settlement in East Palestine, Ohio, derailment

Lawyers say few people ultimately opted out of the $600 million class action settlement Norfolk Southern offered to people affected by last year's disastrous East Palestine train derailment despite the questions residents raised about the deal

A railway union strike in Sri Lanka leaves tens of thousands of commuters stranded

A union strike launched by railway employees has stopped trains across Sri Lanka

A railway union strike in Sri Lanka leaves tens of thousands of commuters stranded

A union strike launched by railway employees has stopped trains across Sri Lanka

All rail cars carrying hazardous material have been removed from North Dakota derailment site

All of the rail cars that contained hazardous materials have been removed from the site of a train derailment in North Dakota, and a CPKC official says all hotspots from the resulting fire have been extinguished

Shelter-in-place order briefly issued at North Dakota derailment site, officials say

Officials at the remote site of a derailed train carrying hazardous materials that sparked a fire in North Dakota briefly issued a shelter-in-place notice early Sunday

Fiery railcars with hazardous material mostly contained after derailment in North Dakota

The flames from derailed train cars carrying hazardous material are mostly extinguished a day after the incident in a remote area of North Dakota

Rail cars carrying hazardous material derail and catch fire in North Dakota

Rail cars carrying hazardous material have derailed and burst into flames in a remote area of North Dakota

A look at stampedes and crowd disasters in India over the years

More than 100 people have been killed in a stampede in northern India following a Hindu religious gathering

Slovak train and bus collision that killed 7 was likely caused by human error, minister says

Slovakia’s transport minister says a collision between a EuroCity train with a bus in the south of the country that left seven people dead might have been caused by human error

Officials say a train collision with a bus in southern Slovakia has killed four people and left five injured

Officials say a train collision with a bus in southern Slovakia has killed four people and left five injured

Train and bus collide in Slovakia, killing 4 people and injuring 5

Officials in Slovakia say a train collided with a bus in southern Slovakia, leaving at least four people dead and five injured

2 dead, 1 missing and dozens injured in Russia after a passenger train derailment

A Russian state-run railway company says a passenger train derailment in northern Russia has killed at least two people and left one other person missing

NTSB derailment investigation renews concerns about detectors, tank cars and Norfolk Southern

The National Transportation Safety Board’s daylong hearing on a 2023 Ohio train derailment near the Pennsylvania border is giving stakeholders plenty to think about

NTSB confirms trackside sensor didn’t catch burning rail bearing suspected in East Palestine derailment in time

NTSB confirms trackside sensor didn’t catch burning rail bearing suspected in East Palestine derailment in time

NTSB chair says Norfolk Southern interfered with derailment probe after botching vent-and-burn call

National Transportation Safety Board Chair Jennifer Homendy says Norfolk Southern repeatedly tried to interfere with the investigation into the East Palestine, Ohio, derailment and shape its conclusions about what the agency called a flawed...

Norfolk Southern said ahead of the NTSB hearing that railroads will examine vent and burn decisions

Days before the National Transportation Safety Board is set to explain why first responders were wrong to blow open five tank cars and burn the toxic chemical inside after the East Palestine derailment, Norfolk Southern said Friday it plans to...