Rail safety issues and actions

Restricted speed definition

Issue number: RO-2010-013-SI-01
Who it affects: All track managers
Issue owner: Australian Rail Track Corporation
Transport function: Rail: Other
Background: Investigation Report RO-2010-013
Issue release date: 30 January 2012
Current issue status: Not addressed
Issue status justification:

Not addressed by ARTC. New NCOP should address it.

Safety issue description

The current ARTC definition of restricted speed requires considerable judgement on the part of train drivers.

Last update 21 February 2014