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Issue number: RO-2010-010-SI-01
Who it affects: All rail operators
Issue owner: Pacific National Pty Ltd
Operation affected: Rail: Rolling stock
Background: Investigation Report RO-2010-010
Date: 28 September 2011

Safety issue description

Examination of RailBAM® data established that under PN’s existing maintenance guidelines there was no requirement to take wagon RQJW 22034D out of service. However, inspection of the data showed that there was a growing/trending problem with the 2L axle-box.

Safety Advisory Notice

Action organisation: Pacific National Pty Ltd
Action number: RO-2010-010-SAN-010
Date: 28 September 2011
Action status: Closed

Examination of RailBAM® data established that under PN’s existing maintenance guidelines there was no requirement to take wagon RQJW 22034D out of service. However, inspection of the data showed that there was a growing problem with the 2L axle-box.

ATSB response:

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that Pacific National should consider the implications of this safety issue and take action where considered appropriate.

   
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Status justification:

SAN only requires Pacific National to consider the implications of this safety issue and take action where considered appropriate.

 
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Last update 11 January 2016