FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar

This Seminar will be presented by Pat Hogan, Transportation Analyst, Operating Practices Division, Federal Railroad Administration

If you would like to attend the FRA Seminar you must select the FRA Seminar registration option, not the Regional Meeting on the registration tab.
Pricing to attend the FRA Seminar is the same as the cost to attend the regional meeting.  See the Registration tab above for the prices.  Please use the Hotel tab above to reserve your hotel room at the group rate. Our room blocks often sell out so do not delay booking your hotel room.  Once we sell out our block or after September 4, 2018 the hotel room rate will increase. 

This presentation is designed to cover the requirements and the application of the 49 CFR Part 214, Subpart C Roadway Worker Protection and Subpart D Roadway Maintenance Machine regulations as applied to short line properties. The presentation is interactive by nature and will be helpful to short line engineering and operations managers at all levels – regardless of their experience and knowledge of the RWP and RMM regulations.

Below is a complete list of the subject matter that will be covered:
  • Analysis of RWP fatalities – historical perspective and current trends
  • Compliance vs. enforcement – role of FRA inspector
  • FAMES
  • Compliance Manual and it’s usage
  • Subpart A—General
  • Subpart C—Roadway Worker Protection
  • RWP 8 Deadly Cardinal Sins
  • Subpart D—On-Track Roadway Maintenance Machines and Hi-Rail Vehicles
  • Appendix A to Part 214—Schedule of Civil Penalties.
  • Defect Codes

  • Monday, October 8, 2018
    5:30 pm – 7:30 pm    Opening Reception with Regional Meeting and FRA Attendees

    Tuesday, October 9, 2018
    8:00 am – 10:00 am    FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar
    10:00 am - 10:30 am  Networking Break with Regional Meeting Attendees
    10:30 am – 12:00 pm FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm    Lunch with Regional Meeting Attendees
    1:00 pm – 2:45 pm     FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar
    2:45 pm - 3:15 pm      Networking Break with Regional Meeting Attendees  
    3:15 pm – 5:00 pm     FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar

     

    Wednesday, October 10, 2018
    8:00 am – 10:00 am     FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar 
    10:00 am - 10:30 am    Networking Break with Regional Meeting Attendees
    10:30 am – 12:00 pm   FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm      Lunch
    1:00 pm – 3:00 pm       FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar

    3:00 pm - 3:30 pm        Break
    3:30 pm - 5:00 pm        FRA Roadway Worker Safety Seminar

    Please note, this schedule is subject to change. We will add specifics to the schedule in the coming weeks, check back for details.
    (In order to receive your certificate upon completion of the course you must sign in each day and after each meal break. You may attend the Opening Reception on Monday evening with the regional meeting attendees, you will also be joining the regional meeting attendees for meal functions on Tuesday and Wednesday.)