Items of Interest

Responding to a request from Congress, the STB issued a report outlining options for updating the Uniform Rail Costing System, which is used by the Board in rate and other cases. To read the full report, click here.

The STB has issued a report on the liability and indemnity provisions contained in agreements between passenger and freight railroads. The report was requested by Congress. To read the full report, click here.

Volume 7, the latest of the STB Reports series of significant STB decisions, has been placed in the agency's electronic library. To see Volume 7, as well as preceding volumes, click here.

The Railroad-Shipper Transportation Advisory Council (RSTAC) recently elected new officers to its Executive Council. To see the RSTAC’s new Executive Council and membership roster, click here.

Need help from the Board without filing a formal complaint? The Rail Customer and Public Assistance team offers a free, confidential avenue to settle disputes between shippers and railroads. Read more about the program here.

"Canadian National" has filed its first compliance reports pursuant to the Board's oversight of CN's acquisition of the Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway Co. To see the reports, click here.

 

Return to Mobile Home Page