NTSB Faults Conrail Training and Procedures in 2012 Paulsboro, NJ DerailmentAnother factor contributing to consequences following the accident, the NTSB says, was Conrail's failure of to implement and establish emergency response protocols to protect the community from exposure to the vinyl chloride that was released.
Report: Most Residents of Paulsboro, NJ Got Sick After 2012 Derailment and SpillA New Jersey health department survey finds the majority of residents in a town where a train derailed and released a noxious gas reported new or worsening health problems within weeks.
Mantua Creek To Get A New Bridge After Freight Train DerailmentConrail is moving ahead with replacing the 140 year old movable bridge.
Conrail Responds To Lawsuit From Paulsboro Spill Consolidated Rail Corp., known as Conrail, filed its motion in U.S. District Court in Camden on Tuesday, four days after a complaint was filed by more than two dozen individuals and business owners.
Freight Train Crew Describes Leadup and Sudden Derailment in Paulsboro, NJConrail employees told the NTSB they did everything by the book that day. A vinyl chloride leak forced evacuation of half the town.
NTSB To Hold Hearing On Paulsboro Train DerailmentThe National Transportation Safety Board is planning a hearing to gather facts about a November train derailment in New Jersey that caused a noxious gas to be released into the air.
Lawsuit Says Conrail Endangered People Near 2012 Paulsboro, NJ Derailment-SpillWhile this suit for damages (due to illness and for continued medical monitoring) includes some civilians, it also represents the grievances of some of the first responders who went toward the danger.
Lingering Odor Concerns Some Paulsboro ResidentsA bit of a cloud lingers in Paulsboro, New Jersey following the train derailment in November that caused the release of toxic vinyl chloride. It's called fear, and it prompted numerous residents to call 911 about an odor that started Monday night and lingered in the air on Tuesday.