Dr. Gridlock: metro and safety


Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 07/16/2013

Tips for traveling in this week's heat

Here are some survival tips for rail and road commuters.

By Robert Thomson  |  09:09 AM ET, 07/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dr. Gridlock Column, Driving, Heat, Hot weather, Metro, Safety, WMATA

Posted at 01:14 PM ET, 07/17/2012

Metro revises extreme heat policy

If rail temperatures reach 135 degress, train operators may be asked to slow down.

By Lori Aratani  |  01:14 PM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  metro, wmata, metro and safety, metro and heat

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 08/03/2010

2 Metro employees seriously hurt

D.C. Fire and EMS report that two men received electrical burns Tuesday while making repairs in an electrical room near the garage of the Anacostia Metro in the 1100 block of Howard Road Southeast.

By Luke Rosiak  |  02:24 PM ET, 08/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro, Metro | Tags:  Metro safety