Rail safety issues and actions
|Date issued:||22 December 2006|
|Safety action status:|
|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
The ATSB recommends that Public Transport Safety Victoria through the Victorian Railway Crossing Safety Steering Committee liaises with the ARTC and rail operators in Victoria regarding opportunities to formulate community education/awareness programs regarding level crossing safety and risk15.
15. It is further recommended that the PTSV liaise with members of the 'Rail Safety Regulators Panel' regarding the opportunity to develop a nationally consistent approach targeted at community education/awareness programs regarding level crossing safety and risk. The Railway Level Crossing Behavioural Coordination Group (initiated by the Australasian Railway Association) should also consider this matter.