Blue ribbon panel finds that being on time is more important to Metro-North than safety
A panel has found that safety has not been Metro-North's top priority.
According to a blue ribbon panel looking into improving conditions on the MTA's system, being on time has been more important to the agency than safety.
The panel, which was created by the MTA, released its final recommendations Wednesday. It says the railroad's emphasis on on-time performance did not leave employees...