Safe and secure railways, railway operating certificates, incident reporting and investigations, shipping by rail.
Services and information
Rail safety program, safety management systems, compliance and enforcement
Regulations and requirements for public and private crossings, filing a railway crossing agreement, sightlines, blocked crossings, train whistling.
Railway Operating Certificates, noise and vibration requirements, work/rest and medical rules, accounting, rates.
Building or discontinuing railway lines, relocating railway lines in urban areas.
Inspection and safety rules, passenger accessibility on trains, rules for railway air reservoirs.
Notices and orders, emergency directives, fines and penalties.
Ship grain by producer railway car.
Regulations for moving dangerous goods by rail.
Incident reporting, ongoing investigations, responses to rail safety recommendations.
Security of urban rail transit, federally operated railways.
Program eligibility, available funding, how to apply.