BNSF Railroad is keeping logistics rolling safe for future

Joseph Grant
Staff Writer

According to a press release from Sweetwater Enterprise for Economic Development (SEED), the Sweetwater work group for BNSF is leading the way in safety for BNSF. Robert Jones, Train Master stated, “Our local work group has now worked over 5000 days injury free. Working safely for this amount of time is no accident.” He continues to state that “this work group focuses on safety, looks out for each other, as well as the local community.” Sweetwater’s rail traffic has increased over the last 4 years due to the creation of the BNSF Logistics Center in 2013 along with track upgrades