Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Texting: NTSB Finds that Train Engineer's Texting Caused Rail Wreck

Amazing. What will it take to end this?

The NTSB crash report says phone records show Sanchez sent more texts on the job than on weekends. That wasn’t his only violation of company policy. Sanchez invited friends into the cab, and even told them where to hide in case inspectors came on board. He’d been reprimanded for various problems nearly half a dozen times.

Source and the whole sad story here.