The Voice of the Railroad Construction Industry

Code of Federal Regulations

Click here for the Rail-Related Sections of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), updated October 1, 2016:

Of particular interest to NRC members will be:


213 - Track safety standards

214 - Railroad workplace safety

219 - Control of alcohol and drug use

220 - Railroad communications

227 - Occupational noise exposure

228 - Hours of service of railroad employees; recordkeeping and reporting; sleeping quarters510

233 - Signal systems reporting requirements

234 - Grade crossing safety

236 - Rules, standards, and instructions governing the installation, inspection, maintenance, and repair of signal and train control systems, devices, and appliances

237 - Bridge safety standards

243 - Training, qualification, and oversight for safety-related railroad employees

260 - Regulations governing loans and loan guarantees under the Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing program