USC EXPERTS AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON TRAIN DERAILMENT AND COLLISION NEAR LOS ANGELES

January 26, 2005

Contact: USC News Service, (213) 740-2215

MEDIA ADVISORY

NAJMEDIN MESHKATI, USC engineering professor, specializes in ergonomics, human error and the safety of large-scale technological systems. He was quoted widely during the 2003 Metrolink crash in Burbank and examined that site.
Contact at: (213) 740-8765 or meshkati@usc.edu

JIM MOORE, USC engineering professor, can discuss transportation engineering and safety.

Contact at: (213) 740-4885 or (213) 740-0595 or jmoore@usc.edu.