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MTA discusses platform doors, other possible safety measures
MTA discusses platform doors, other possible safety measures
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 1/29/2013 at 1:46PM

After a record-tying 55 deaths from subways striking straphangers in 2012, including two high-profile shoving incidents, the MTA is reviewing platform safety. “This is a troubling and dangerous trend with serious implications for the millions of commuters who ride the subway each day,” said Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer. “With six fatalities so far in [...]