Rail safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Australian Rail Track Corporation
|Date issued:||18 April 2011|
|Safety action status:||Closed|
Why this Recommendation was developed
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that the Australian Rail Track Corporation take action to address this safety issue.
Significant safety Issue
Rule ANWT 304 does not stipulate that the Protection Officer must inform all persons or work groups who may be within the boundaries of a Track Occupancy Authority of its existence. This is regardless of whether or not these persons or work groups fit the definition of 'work parties' or 'workers'.