Railway Accident Fatalities: Australia Compared With Other OECD Countries, 1980-1999


The purpose of this publication is to examine trends in the numbers of railway accident deaths in Australia in the 1980s and 1990s in the light of comparable data from other countries that are members of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Overall, the data indicate that in the period from 1980 to 1999 Australia's rail safety improvement compared favourably with that of other OECD countries and performance reached OECD median levels in the 1990s.

Type: Research and Analysis Report
Publication date: 1 January 2004
Related: Rail statistics
Last update 07 April 2014
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