engine driver


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Synonyms for engine driver

the operator of a railway locomotive

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There was an attempt to pin the blame on the engine driver but it was disclosed that he had a disfigured hand, suffered from a previous mine accident, and he was cleared.
Factors of working environment from cabin when interacting with anthropological measures of engine drivers can affect the task difficulty, increasing all kinds of workload of drivers (physical, psychological, sensory) during driving, reducing the reliability and safety of the driver.
His father Bill was an engine driver based at Saltley, Birmingham (21A).
The pilot engine driver saved the lives of all the passengers.
The engine driver spotted the woman on the tracks, and pulled the emergency brakes but the train nonetheless hit the woman.
It was a Class 060 veteran loco which was built in 1883 by Kitson in Leeds and Tommy Hall was the engine driver.
Bert served in the war as a fire engine driver and was lucky to escape with his life after being blown into the Liverpool docks by an explosion during the Blitz.
The seriously injured engine driver and assistant driver are being treated at Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences in Ranchi.
Gul, who traveled to Eskisehir to attend ceremonies to mark Yunus Emre Culture and Art week, sat at the seat of engine driver of the High Speed Train and operated the train.
The engine driver put on the brakes suddenly because he only realized that there was a coal train coming from the opposite direction after the distance was very close,'' said Mawardi, who like many Indonesians goes by only one name.
For a typical 9,000 kW compressor drive installation, owners with a Wartsila 34SG gas engine driver can expect to lower their lifecycle costs by around 20-40% compared with other prime movers on the market.
The passengers panicked and the engine driver stopped the train.
JP020607Rail-3 Tank engine driver Tony Stockwell waits for a return trip at Toddington Station.
A STEAM engine driver averted tragedy when he saw a crashed car on the line near Corfe Castle, Dorset, and braked before his train carrying holidaymakers hit it.
A similar incident occurred in 1992 when a train carrying cattle started to move toward Bareilly, another town in Uttar Pradesh, after someone pressed the start lever while the engine driver was away.