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Asiana flight data recorder (L) and cockpit voice recorder (R) in NTSB's Washington lab. (Credit: NTSB/Twitter)

Investigation Continues Into Cause Of Plane Crash In San Francisco

Police officers threw utility knives up to crew members inside the burning wreckage of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 so they could cut away passengers’ seat belts. Passengers jumped down emergency slides, escaping from thick billowing smoke.

07/07/2013

Angel Flight pilot John Campbell and the Dinon Family

Braintree Family Mourns Angel Flight Pilot Killed In Crash

The Dinon family flew with John Campbell because their daughter needed to be evaluated for a liver transplant in Pittsburgh.

05/28/2013

Two trains collided after a derailment in Connecticut.

Probe Into Conn. Train Crash Giving Way To Cleanup

Investigators will look closely at a broken section of rail to see if it is connected to the commuter train derailment and collision outside New York City that left dozens injured.

05/19/2013

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NTSB Recommends Lowering The Legal Limit On Drunk Driving To .05

The National Transportation Safety Board wants the threshold for drunk driving to be lowered from .08 to .05 Blood Alcohol Content.

05/14/2013

In Seattle, NTSB investigators and Boeing engineers examine the type of lithium ion battery used on the Boeing 787 to start the auxillary power unit and to provide backup power for flight critical systems. (Credit: NTSB)

NTSB: ‘Too Risky’ For Lithium Batteries To Fly As Cargo On Planes

At the same time the government certified Boeing’s 787 Dreamliners as safe, federal rules barred the type of batteries used to power the airliner’s electrical systems from being carried as cargo on passenger planes because of the fire risk.

02/03/2013

Firefighters doused the plane with foam after the crash.

Small Plane Crashes At Mansfield Airport

A plane crashed at Mansfield Airport Friday afternoon and ended up on its roof off the runway.

12/30/2011

Texting while driving

Bradley Jay: ‘Do People Really Want A Full Cell Phone Driving Ban In The Bay State?’

Will local residents support a ban on talking on the cell phone in the car? if so, will they obey the law they supported? Bradley Jay says ‘No way.

12/24/2011

Bradley Jay Official WBZ Photo1

NTSB Says Driver Cell Phone Use Is Dangerous. The People Say So What?

Bradley believes the right to be wrong is more important to you than your own safety. Is he right?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/14/2011

Texting while driving

NTSB Urges States To Ban Driver Cell Phone Use

Federal accident investigators recommended states ban the use of cell phones and other electronic devices by all drivers except in emergencies.

12/13/2011

MBTA Green Line Crash

NTSB Final Report Finds Texting Caused 2009 Green Line Crash

The federal government has issued the final word on the cause of the 2009 MBTA Green Line crash.

04/28/2011

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