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National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)

Last updated: March 25, 2019

What Does National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Mean?

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is an American government agency that investigates road accidents. They investigate all manners of transportation incidents, including motor vehicle, rail, marine and air. The National Transportation Safety Board often helps with international investigations and any American military transport incidents that occur abroad.

Safeopedia Explains National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)

The National Transportation Safety Board’s mission is to promote safety by means of advocating and promoting travel safety whether it is by roads, rail, sea or air. The NTSB remains neutral during investigation, leading to a finding that is without bias or prejudice. They also provide assistance to victims and loved ones who have suffered from a transportation accident.


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