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" Five hundred and fifty-eight employees were killed and two thousand three hundred and seven injured by overhead obstructions or by falling from trains and engines, being 'twenty-three per cent, of all the accidents happening to train men, and a large... "
Automatic Couplers and Power Brakes: Hearing Before the Committee on ... - Page 25
by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce - 1892 - 55 pages
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At the General Assembly of the State of Rhode-Island and Providence ...

Rhode Island - Law - 1890
...obstructions or by falling from trains and engines, being 23 per cent, of the accidents happening to trainmen, and a large proportion of these accidents would be...adoption of the train brake on freight trains ; and gress of the United States, while action by the individual States on these subjects has produced, and...
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Journal of the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of ..., Volume 112

Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives - Massachusetts - 1891
...that year in coupling and uncoupling cars, being fifty-six per cent, of all the accidents happening to train men, and practically all these accidents...regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is of pressing importance and is within the proper scope of the powers of the Congress of the...
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Acts of the State of Ohio

Ohio - Session laws - 1891
...adoption of uniform automatic couplers for freight cars; and WHEREAS, 558 employes were killed and 2,307 injured by overhead obstructions or by falling from...regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is of pressing importance, and is within the proper scope of the powers of the congress of the...
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Journal of the Senate

Massachusetts. General Court. Senate - Massachusetts - 1891
...employees were killed and two thousand three hundred and seven injured by overhead obstructions or t>y falling from trains and engines, being twenty-three...adoption of the train brake on freight trains, and Wltereas, The regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is of pressing importance...
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Journal of the Senate of the General Assembly, Part 37

Illinois. General Assembly. Senate - Illinois - 1891
...from trains and engines, being twenty- three per cent, of all the accidents happening- to trainmen, and a large proportion of these accidents would be...regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is of pressing importance and is within the proper scope of the powers of the Congress of the...
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Acts of the State of Ohio

Ohio - Session laws - 1891
...2,307 injured by overhead obstructions or by falling from trains and engines, being twenty-three pr cent, of all the accidents happening to train men,...would be avoided by the adoption of the train brake or. freight trains; and WHEREAS, The regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is...
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Journal of the Senate

Massachusetts. General Court. Senate - Massachusetts - 1891
...twenty-three per cent, of all the accidents happening to train men, and a large proportion of these accidenti would be avoided by the adoption of the train brake...regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is of pressing importance and is within the proper scope of the powers of the Congress of the...
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At a General Assembly Begun at Dover, in the Delaware State, ... the ..., Part 2

Delaware - Session laws - 1893
...for freight cars); AND WHEREAS it has been shown that twenty-three per Preamble, cent. (23%) of all these accidents would be avoided by the adoption of the train brake on freight cars; AND WHEREAS the regulation of couplers and of train preamble, brakes upon freight cars is of...
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Journal of the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of ..., Volume 112

Massachusetts. General Court. House of Representatives - Massachusetts - 1891
...that year in coupling and uncoupling cars, being fifty-six per cent, of all the accidents happening to train men, and practically all these accidents...regulation of couplers and of train brakes upon freight cars is of pressing importance and is within the proper scope of the powers of the Congress of the...
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