Rail accident or incident notification

ATSB is the national independent, no-blame safety investigator for rail incidents and accidents.

From 1 July 2019, report Category A rail occurrences directly to the Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator (ONRSR) on 1800 430 888 (24 hrs / 7 days).



Voluntary and confidential reporting (REPCON)

A national voluntary and confidential reporting scheme (REPCON) is available for anyone with concerns about rail, aviation or maritime safety. 

Managed by the ATSB, REPCON will gather information about unsafe transport practices so that action can be taken to address them. Anyone can confidentially report concerns about such things as unsafe scheduling or rostering, unsafe operating procedures or the by-passing of safety instructions. 

If you have a transport safety concern, you can confidentially report it by:

Last update 28 June 2019