Safety Advisory Notice RS2008004

Safety Advisory Notice

Recommendation details
Output No: RS2008004
Date issued: 08 March 2008
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Safety Advisory Notice was developed

Output text

Safety Issue

Network rules and procedures were deficient with respect to ensuring that back-up communication details were routinely recorded on train control graphs to allow for a seamless transfer in the event of primary communications failure.

Safety Advisory Notice

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau advises that all track managers in New South Wales should consider the safety implications of this safety issue and take action where considered appropriate.

Last update 05 April 2012