An American Transportation System; A Criticism Of The Past And The Present, And A Plan For The…

Paperback | February 8, 2012

byGeorge A. Rankin

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1909 Excerpt: ... INDEX Accidents, Apology For Railway at highway crossings at stations.... breaking down of equipment causes of, from railway standpoint collisions.... cost of, to railways coupling or uncoupling cars. defective or worn out appliances derailments.... falling from cars, etc., employees "" " " passengers jumping on or off trains, etc. kinds of railway. law of railway, principles of. laws to prevent. meaning of "killed" and "injured" in railway natural law of negligence of employees overhead obstructions. parting of trains. persons killed and injured in, 29, 159, 161, 165, prevention of, by mechanical appliances. primary cause of. sources of information concerning. Accounts, Cost Of Road... 57, 68, Aquisition Of Railway System, Cost Of waste in...... Adequacy Of Transportation Defined (See Inade-quacy)....... PAGE 9 188-190 191-194 207 168-171 194-204 28 172-175 175. 182 204-207 175-18S 185-188 209-211 158-161 154-158 155. 168 164 164-168 211-215 208 207 173. 178 212-214 215 162-164 128, 322 48 Si 19 Air-brakes, As Preventive Op Accidents To Em-Ployees....... 176-183 defects in law requiring use of... 177-181 inadequacy of, as preventive of certain accidents 182 increase in use of, 1893-1906.... 178 American And European Railway Safety. 11, 13, 196 American Governmental Scheme's Weak Spot. 280 American Railway Financial Scheme... 248-254 Appraisement Op Railways.... 316 apparent difficulty of..... 320 evidences of value..... 321-333 how made....... 316 rate-making without, only guesswork.. 125-128 who should make..... 316 Arbitration, Court Op..... 433 Assets And Liabilities Op Railways... 48 Atlantic Coast Line, Example Op Holding COmPANY....... 138 Authorities On Railway Facts, Variation In. 139 Automatic Couplers..... 172 decrease in accidents from use of......

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1909 Excerpt: ... INDEX Accidents, Apology For Railway at highway crossings at stations.... breaking down of equipment causes of, from railway sta...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:102 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.21 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217164919

ISBN - 13:9780217164917

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