For the modern railroad looking for strategies to increase compliance with FRA mandates and OSHA safety rules, there are several technology enablers that promise to support the operational, financial, regulatory, and cultural factors that ensure compliant operational practices.
Moving towards a predictive analytics approach for railroad safety and compliance with an intelligent operational testing system (iOTS)
Freight railroads have been continuously been working towards the goal of zero accidents. Through intelligent, effective ops testing leveraging AI and ML technologies, railroads are better able to ensure compliance with safety procedures, ensure safety across all locations, and comply with FRA safety rules and regulations.
Technology can be a powerful enabler of increased safety and more effective training in freight railroads. Railroads can leverage effective on-the-job training tools to empower an efficient workforce and ensure compliance with industry requirements for on-the-job training.