Study of Signal/Grade Crossing Issues
Interactive Elements was retained to review all grade-crossing related aspects of the operation of the Signal Department of the nation's largest commuter railroad. These included internal and FRA-mandated inspections, maintenance practices, training, organization, staffing, and inter-departmental communication. The firm conducted interviews, site inspections, and review of records, documents, and recordkeeping. The project's final report included 32 recommendations, 31 of which were adopted by the railroad.
Agencies Involved: Long Island Rail Road
Areas of Expertise: Asset Management, Management Audits and Compliance Reviews, Railroad Systems and Track, Safety