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Roadmaster's route takes life-saving detour

Roadmaster Ryan Bond's decision to go straight to the job site rather than stop at the Barstow, California, terminal one day this past summer was a no-brainer. Meet the crew, make the repair, keep trains moving as a long holiday weekend approached.

Bond never made it to the site, but that spontaneous decision would change lives.

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Help spread the word about rail safety

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How to make summertime a safer time

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Above and beyond: BNSF’s Safety Employees of the Year

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Snowplow operators: BNSF’s winter warriors

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There's snow place like a snow shed

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Sounding the horn for grade-crossing safety

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Only the best: BNSF’s testing lab helps railroad choose the right materials for the job

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Wired Tight: Planning, communication help BNSF employees fight Dixie Fire

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Mud, rock, water and snow: Detectors help BNSF respond to slides and floods

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Preparing for any event: BNSF provides hands-on ice training for first responders

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Five at the forefront: Women make a difference for safety at BNSF

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Social distance training keeps first responders prepared

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Making a list and checking it twice: A look at BNSF’s Winter Action Plans

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Answering the Call: BNSF Keeps Supplies Moving in Times of Crisis

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Paw-fficer on duty: How BNSF’s K-9 unit helps keep the railroad secure

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BNSF firefighting trains help stop wildfires in their tracks

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Don't let a photo op derail your future

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BNSF takes on Avalanche Alley

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BNSF on the Front Line of First Responder Training

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