Playing It Safe This Summer: Spotlight on Rail Safety


Safety is and has always been a priority for CSX, guiding every aspect of the company’s operations. CSX works tirelessly to prevent rail-related injuries and accidents at all levels through educational programs and initiatives to help protect employees, the public, and the communities in which we operate.

The summer season is a great time to revisit CSX’s “Tips for Staying Safe Near Trains or Tracks”:

BNSF Recognized for Assistance to Operation Lifesaver in Kansas


BNSF was recently presented with a copy of a proclamation by the Governor of Kansas in recognition of its ongoing support of the Kansas Operation Lifesaver program and rail safety.

The Governor of Kansas proclaimed May 5-11, 2013, as Operation Lifesaver Days in Kansas. In a ceremonial event, the governor signs three copies of the proclamation and draws statewide attention to railroad safety day and International Level (Grade) Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD). This year, Operation Lifesaver shared a framed print with BNSF in recognition for its continued support.

CSX Employee Named Top Environmentalist by Association of American Railroads

Press Release

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.May 16, 2013 /3BL Media/ -- The Association of American Railroads (AAR) last night named CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX) employee Rick McNey the winner of its annual John H. Chafee Environmental Excellence Award for outstanding environmental awareness and responsibility.

Norfolk Southern, GE Host 2nd Railroad Sustainability Symposium


Norfolk Southern Corp. and GE Transportation kicked off the second Railroad Sustainability Symposium at the Class I's 14,000-acre Brosnan Forest Conference Center near Charleston, S.C.

Sponsored by NS and GE, the three-day conference will include presentations on current sustainability practices, an industry perspective on sustainability from the Association of American Railroads and a shipper's perspective on environmental responsibility.

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