Norfolk Southern has awarded a grant to the Texas A&M Transportation Institute’s (TTI’s) Teens in the Driver Seat program. These funds will support rail safety education and outreach to 100 high schools and middle schools throughout Georgia.
The partnership will seek to raise awareness of the dangers around by railroad crossings.
Tragically, a majority of deaths involving railroad tracks occur where roads and rails meet and as well as incidents that occur when the public crosses tracks outside of marked crossings. (Read full story)