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Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?

...must set clear limits for impairment behind the wheel and require mandatory drug testing following a crash," said Deborah Hersman, former chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board. "Right now we have a patchwork system across the...
NTSB urges inspections of emergency transmitters ensure they are properly mounted and will function after a crash. The National Transportation Safety Board's Deborah Hersman said in a letter Wednesday to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Randy Babbitt that the transmitter aboard...
Plane crash investigators shift focus to interviewing survivors

...interviewing survivors and hoisting the wreckage from a steep mountainside. National Transportation Safety Board Chairwoman Deborah Hersman said the focus now turns to interviews; tightening the timeline for details on the plane's departure, the realization...
Pilot: Clouds were low at the time of the crash

...chairwoman said Saturday. That is well below previous estimates of between 1,000 and 2,000 feet, Chairwoman Deborah Hersman said at a news conference. The pilot of the small plane also told investigators that visibility was between five...
Officials: Rudder blamed in Alaska fishing vessel sinking

...has recommended that Congress impose mandatory inspections three times in recent years to no avail. NTSB Chairwoman Deborah Hersman said current laws protect the quality of fish better than they do the safety of fishermen - despite the dangers inherent...


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