Pandemic Flu Could Paralyze U.S. Railways

05.04.09 Will Sherman

railyardResearch suggests a serious flu pandemic, with widespread employee absences due to sickness, could cripple railways and lead to serious shortages of food and goods. The only silver lining, for graffiti writers if shortages don’t leave them starting and out of paint: fewer workers and more trains in the yards. |WIRED|
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