Specific guidance on how to manage rail breaks and minimise the resulting disruption to services has been published by the LRSSB.
While 2021 proved a challenge due to the continued impact of the coronavirus pandemic, progress in a number of key areas will see the LRSSB look forward to the year ahead with renewed confidence.
Detailed guidance on how to make tramways and similar urban transit systems as safe as possible for cyclists is now available to download from the LRSSB’s growing online reference library.
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Extensive research into reducing the frequency and impact of breaks in embedded rail is set to shape new guidance from the Light Rail Safety and Standards Board.
A Good Practice Guide for Managing the Wheel-Rail Interface of light rail and tramway systems has been revised and revived to enhance safety across the sector.
Building on the work of a light rail engineering group, the LRSSB has completed the first draft of a new publication covering the management of a key element of tramway infrastructure.
A key component of the LRSSB’s operating structure is to be renamed alongside an update of its membership and objectives.
A growing online library of light rail safety documents now includes updated guidance on the design and management of tramway crossings for pedestrians, cyclists and other non-motorised road users.