任何时速都不安全?

发自东京——最近在中国浙江温州市发生的高速列车相撞事故造成至少38人死亡,200余人受伤。事件发生后当局在尚未进行调查的情况下就匆匆掩埋了出事列车残骸。

而原本就已甚嚣尘上的中日高速列车知识产权纠纷在撞车事故的刺激下更是到达了沸点。

日本作为第一个制造出“子弹头”火车的国家,其行车安全记录也是可圈可点的。新干线超级子弹火车虽然遭到了今年东日本大地震的直接冲击,却依然能在4月29日恢复通车。而时速达320公里(约200英里)的最新型号日本子弹火车“隼鸟号”在大地震发生之前一星期才正式投入运营,也在震后迅速修复线路并恢复行车速度。

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