Topic : train operator

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Addressing sleep apnea in public transit operations

| June 29, 2018

Sleep apnea is a common disorder affecting nearly 12% of the U.S. population, in which airway blockages cause shortened breaths or pauses in breathing while one sleeps.

Find out why BART's longest-serving employee finds joy in his work

Rail| August 28, 2017

In the spring of 1970 when Larry Williams first came to work for BART, he was — in his own words — "just a kid."...

May 17, 2016

How Lighting Design Can Impact Transportation's Shift Workers

Shifts are long and varying, and facilities are often inadequate for transit employees to truly recharge and stay sharp on the job. But it doesn’t have to be that way. The quality of the environment within facilities can be designed to support shift workers and those with jobs that don’t follow traditional 9-to-5 schedules. Two key elements that can be utilized to support vehicle operator health; creating spaces with adaptability for varied activities and quality lighting that supports the adaptability of the space.

Rail| July 30, 2013

Spain train driver 'on phone' with Renfe at time of crash

The train was travelling 95mph when the driver, Francisco Jose Garzon Amo was speaking to members of staff at the state-owned railway company, Renfe.

Rail| July 26, 2013

Spain train derailment, driver detained

CBS News report on the train derailment in northern Spain, which killed 78 people and injured dozens of other passengers.

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