November Trial Date Set In Paulsboro Train Derailment CaseThe first trial related to a train derailment that released a dangerous chemical in Paulsboro, New Jersey nearly three years ago has been set for November 16.
Weather Sensors Being Installed Near Site of Paulsboro, NJ Derailment and Spill The plan is to have a better idea of atmospheric conditions in the event of another accident.
US Sen. Menendez Says Paulsboro, NJ Accident Will Generate Legislative ActionMenendez (D-NJ) echoed NTSB findings that laid particular blame at the feet of Conrail for what happened.
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.
NTSB To Determine Cause Of 2012 Paulsboro Train Derailment The National Transportation Safety Board is set to determine the cause of a train derailment that leaked a hazardous gas in a southern New Jersey community almost two years ago.
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.
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.
14-Year-Old Addresses Confusion During Paulsboro Train Derailment With Eagle Scout ProjectAlscher is a junior firefighter with the Thorofare Fire Company and heard about the challenge of getting residents to shelter-in-place during the Paulsboro train derailment in November 2012.
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.
Contrail Decides Fate Of Bridge Damaged In Paulsboro Train DerailmentContrail has decided to build a new movable bridge.
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.
More Lawsuits, Less Business In Wake Of Paulsboro Train DerailmentThe number of legal claims against Conrail by Paulsboro residents could jump several times higher as small businesses owned and operated by people who live in the small borough are still trying to recover.
Number of Plaintiffs Suing Conrail Over Paulsboro, NJ Derailment Nears 100As the cleanup from the Conrail freight train derailment in Paulsboro, NJ continues, people are lining up to sue the rail carrier over the leak of vinyl chloride.