Rail safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Victorian Department of Infrastructure
|Date issued:||21 October 2004|
|Safety action status:|
|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The ATSB recommends that the Department of Infrastructure review all accredited organisation's SMS provisions for the maintenance standards of wheel bearings. Particularly to the maximum bore size of bearings, the minimum journal diameter, storage life and procedures for extending effective service life of the bearing.