Rail safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Pacific National
|Date issued:||02 February 2006|
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|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The ATSB recommends that Pacific National:
- Review any ambiguity regarding the ACOP definition of a 'vehicle', and the application of that definition to multiple platform wagons.
- Review the loading and marshalling requirements, with consideration given to the intended application of the ACOP's Standard Marshalling Requirements and with consideration given to modern rail operations.
- Implement the relevant changes and initiate the ACOP change process using the Code Management Company's documented procedures.