Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission
In accordance with WAC 480-60-035, Walkways, UTC has jurisdiction of certain walkways located within rail yards. Walkways located outside the boundaries of a rail yard are subject to the Department of Labor and Industries' jurisdiction, WAC 296-860.
UTC staff routinely inspects walkways every three years. Inspections are conducted more frequently based on inspection results and complaints.
For questions, please email Rail@utc.wa.gov