Safety Advisory Notice RS20070002

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: RS20070002
Date issued: 24 October 2007
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

Although train conspicuity may not have been a significant factor in this collision, rollingstock operators should examine opportunities to enhance train visibility to ensure that road users can better see approaching trains (locomotives or carriages), or trains that are already on a railway level crossing.

Safety Advisory Notice

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that all rolling stock operators should consider the implications of this safety issue and take action where considered appropriate.

Last update 05 April 2012