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For Agencies, Smooth and Safe Traveling Takes a Front Seat on Thanksgiving

Nov 24, 2016 News

Holiday marked by mass mobility prompts regulatory responses nationwide.

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Stopping Hackers from Turning off the Lights

Sep 13, 2016 News

Senate bill would give Energy Department power to deal with cyberattacks on the nation’s power grid.

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Congress Enacts Infrastructure Reform, but Implementation Lags

Jun 6, 2016 Opinion

Transportation bill aims to bring change and certainty to the implementation of major infrastructure projects.

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What Should Regulators Do About Pilot Depression?

May 31, 2016 Analysis

A French agency’s report on the Germanwings accident reassesses the balance between medical privacy and public safety.

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Washington State Adds Safety Rules for Trains Hauling Oil

May 19, 2016 News

Railroads face new financial and signage requirements in the Evergreen State.

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For Law Enforcement, Super Bowl Security Took Center Stage

Feb 8, 2016 Analysis

Federal, state, and local agencies aimed to safeguard major sporting event in the wake of terrorist attacks.

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Federal Agency Moves to Enhance Safety of Public Transportation Systems

Aug 26, 2015 News

The Federal Transit Administration issued a proposed rule to increase monitoring of public transit systems.

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New Federal Guidance Issued on Public-Private Toll Roads

Oct 22, 2014 Analysis

Federal highway authority calls for balancing public policy objectives with private investment.

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Drug and Alcohol Tests for Professional Drivers

Jul 31, 2014 News

Agency proposes database of drug and alcohol tests for commercial drivers.

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Inside Baseball: The Nature of OIRA’s Work

Sep 11, 2013 Opinion

The regulatory review process engages a wide range of actors.

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