All Audit Documents
We are initiating an audit of Amtrak’s emissions control efforts. Our objective will be to assess the company’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and how effective it has been in achieving the reduction goals.
Tracking Number: 005-2022 | 12/07/2021
Safety and Security: More Active Engagement with Regional Partners Would Improve Awareness of Potential Operational Risks on the Pacific Surfliner Route
Our initial objective for this management advisory report was to assess the extent to which the company is evaluating the risks associated with operating service on tracks on the Del Mar bluffs.
Tracking Number: OIG-MAR-2022-002 | 12/06/2021
SAFETY AND SECURITY: Observations on the Company’s Annual Physical Exam Requirement for Locomotive Engineers
This report communicates considerations for company management if it reinstates the annual physical exam requirement for locomotive engineers, which the company suspended in August 2021 in part because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tracking Number: OIG-MAR-2022-001 | 11/10/2021
GOVERNANCE: Better Planning and Coordination Could Help the Company Achieve its Aggressive Timeline for ADA Compliance
Our objective for this report was to assess the effectiveness of the company’s efforts to achieve compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Tracking Number: OIG-A-2021-012 | 09/02/2021
Our objective for this report was to identify the internal control weaknesses that allowed a potential identity theft crime to occur in Chicago and to assess the company’s processes for overseeing and safeguarding items at selected stations.
Tracking Number: OIG-MAR-2021-011 | 08/27/2021
Amtrak (the company) contracted with the independent public accounting firm of Ernst & Young LLP to audit its consolidated financial statements as of and for the fiscal year then ended, September
Tracking Number: OIG-A-2021-010 | 05/27/2021
We are initiating an audit of the company’s response to the ongoing erosion of the bluffs in Del Mar, California over which the company operates daily Pacific Surfliner service. In February 2021, a seawall collapsed along the bluffs.
Tracking Number: 010-2021 | 05/21/2021
Our objective for this report was to assess the extent to which the company is accurately and transparently using, accounting for, and reporting on funds it was provided through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act o
Tracking Number: OIG-MAR-2021-009 | 05/12/2021
Our objective for this report was to assess the extent to which the company is incorporating its injury claims financial data into its Safety Management System (SMS).
Tracking Number: OIG-A-2021-008 | 04/08/2021
Engagement Memo— Monitoring the Work of the Independent Public Accountant Conducting the FY 2021 Consolidated Financial Statement Audit and Single Audit
We are initiating engagements to monitor the work of the independent public accountant (IPA) performing the audits of Amtrak’s (the company) Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Consolidated Financial Statements (Project 008-2021) and Single Audit (Project 009-2
Tracking Number: 009-2021 | 02/26/2021