Skip to main content

Railroad 101 Responding to Railroad Emergencies

Training Event


5 Holmes Place
Norfolk Southern Railyard
Binghamton NY 13903

Open in Google Maps


  1. to EDT


  2. to EDT


  3. to EDT


  4. to EDT



Norfolk Southern is coming to town to provide FREE hands-on training with NS’ Safety Train.



Attendee Level


Emergency responders should attend including fire departments, law enforcement, emergency medical services, hazmat response teams, emergency management personnel, military, homeland security, shippers, & customers

Event Focus

  • Safety Around the Railroad 
  • Understanding Rail Shipping Documents 
  • Rail car & Tank Car Identification 
  • Tank Car Valves & Fittings 
  • Locomotive Emergencies 
  • Railroad Emergencies Procedures 
  • AskRail Mobile App

Important Details

Required Safety Gear: Enter all required safety gear {e.g. Safety vest, hard hat, gloves, safety glasses, long pants, and steel toe or composite toe boots}


Be at the site by {TIME} for registration. Depending on registration and training needs, the training schedule may be adjusted prior to event.

Registration will remain open until after the event. Walk-ins are welcome to register on-site at the training event, however we strongly encourage pre-registration.


Scott Gould
Norfolk Southern Corporation

1800 Round Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Mobile  717-461-6069