Rail safety issues and actions

Driver training

Issue number: RO-2015-009-SI-01
Who it affects: Drivers operating on the V/Line network
Issue owner: V/Line
Transport function: Rail: Passenger - regional
Background: Investigation Report RO-2015-009
Issue release date: 12 December 2016
Current issue status: Adequately addressed
Issue status justification:

The safety action taken by V/Line should address the gap in training identified in the safety issue.

Safety issue description

The training and assessment of the driver did not ensure that he had an adequate understanding of the two-position signalling through Marshall. 

Proactive Action

Action number: RO-2015-009-NSA-023
Action organisation: V/Line
Date: 12 December 2016
Action status: Closed

V/Line has developed a two-position signalling simulator session to practically train drivers in two-position signalling.

Last update 12 December 2016