Rail safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Bayside Trains Pty Ltd, Receiver Manager Appointed (R.M.A.)
|Date issued:||01 December 2003|
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|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The ATSB recommends that Bayside Trains Pty Ltd, R.M.A. ensure that instructions are issued that mandate the reduction of the brake pipe to atmospheric air pressure (zero as indicated on the gauge) before cutting the driver's brake valve out. This instruction to be included in the consolidated changing ends procedure.