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SAFETY LAST? A photograph depicting the June 22, 2009, collision of two Metro trains in Northeast Washington that killed nine and injured 52 is shown at a hearing Tuesday on the National Transportation Safety Board's findings. (Associated Press)

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An animation video depicting the June 22, 2009, collision of two Washington Metrorail trains which killed nine and injured 52 people, is shown during a hearing at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2010, on the investigation findings and safety issues. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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A photograph depicting the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains which killed nine and injured 52 people is shown during a hearing at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2010, during a hearing on the investigation findings and safety issues (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Chair Deborah Hersman presides at a meeting on the investigation findings and safety issues of the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains, Tuesday, July 27, 2010, at the NTSB in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigator Ruben Payan answers questions at a meeting on the investigation findings and safety issues of the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains, Tuesday, July 27, 2010, at the NTSB in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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An animation video depicting the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains which killed nine and injured 52 people, is shown during a hearing at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2010, on the investigation findings and safety issues. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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Unidentified audience members watch an animation video depicting the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains which killed nine and injured 52 people, Tuesday, July 27, 2010 in Washington, during a hearing at the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on the investigation findings and safety issues. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) member Robert L. Sumwalt asks questions at a meeting on the investigation findings and safety issues of the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains, Tuesday, July 27, 2010, at the NTSB in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) holds a meeting on the investigation findings and safety issues of the June 22, 2009 collision of two Washington Metrorail trains which killed nine and injured 52 people, Tuesday, July 27, 210, in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

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Deborah A.P. Hersman, chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board, presides over a hearing in Washington on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2010, to discuss the Feb. 12, 2009, crash of Continental Connection Flight 3407 near Buffalo-Niagara International Airport in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Wolf)