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Defective axle bearing leading to fire on passenger train SN68 Yerrinbool, New South Wales, on 13 October 2020 RO-2020-017 Final
Derailment of freight train 1221, near Lake Bathurst, New South Wales, on 24 August 2020 RO-2020-015 Discontinued
Collision between coal trains MB526 and AH378 Kooragang, New South Wales, on 29 July 2020 RO-2020-013 Final
Safeworking irregularity involving train 9261 Sellheim Station, Mount Isa Line, Queensland, on 28 July 2020 RO-2020-014 Final
Collision between out of gauge freight train 3WB3 and passenger train C181, Loftus, New South Wales, on 21 July 2020 RO-2020-012 Final
Safeworking irregularity at Robinson Road level crossing, Midland, Western Australia, on 14 July 2020 RO-2020-010 Discontinued
Wagon out of gauge on freight train 2BW4, Main North rail line, New South Wales, on 16 June 2020 RO-2020-009 Final
Collision of passenger train 8185 with level crossing gates, Lydiard Street North, Ballarat, Victoria, on 30 May 2020 RO-2020-007 Final
Uncontrolled runaway and derailment of banking locomotives Kankool, New South Wales, on 3 June 2020 RO-2020-008 Final
Near hit with rail worker by passenger train 283D Dora Creek, New South Wales on 9 May 2020 RO-2020-006 Final
Level crossing collision between freight train 5KQ7 and a road coach at Norlane, Victoria on 2 April 2020 RO-2020-004 Final
Uncontained battery failure involving Sydney Light Rail Vehicle 053, Randwick LRV Depot, New South Wales, on 3 April 2020 RO-2020-005 Final
Safeworking irregularity involving passenger trains 1898 and 18A0 near Thorneside, Queensland, on 7 March 2020 RO-2020-003 Final
Derailment of passenger train ST23, Wallan, Victoria, on 20 February 2020 RO-2020-002 Final
V/Line passenger train 8630 collision with container wagon of derailed Pacific National freight train 4MC2 at Barnawartha, Victoria, 29 January 2020 RO-2020-001 Pending
Collision between freight trains 7MP5 and 2K66, at Jumperkine, Western Australia, on 24 December 2019 RO-2019-022 Final
Near miss between train crew and passing train 2291N, Picton, New South Wales, on 19 November 2019 RO-2019-021 Discontinued
Runaway of freight train wagons Bordertown, South Australia, on 23 November 2019 RO-2019-020 Final
Passenger injury at Gosnells Railway Station, Perth, Western Australia, on 26 October 2019 RO-2019-019 Final
Near hit with workers on track using Absolute Signal Blocking, Westmead, New South Wales, on 15 October 2019 RO-2019-018 Final