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Contact

Australasian Railway Association

and trackSAFE on behalf of the Australian rail industry

- TrackSAFE
- LAST NAME : Frauenfelder
- First name : Naomi
- E-mail address : nfrauenfelder@tracksafefoundation.com.au
- Telephone number : +61 409 249 919
- Contact names and coordinates (tel, email address) of the Press/Communication person(s):
- Bart Mellish bmellish@ara.net.au
- +61 407 881 290
- Address of company’s website : tracksafefoundation.com.au
- Address of dedicated level crossings’ website : railsafetyweek.com
- Address of company’s dedicated facebook page :
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Australasian-Railway-Association-ARA/394492920814
- Address of company’s dedicated twitter page :https://twitter.com/Austrail

www.ara.net.au
www.tracksafefoundation.com.au

Total length of lines (km): 44,262km of track

http://www.3aw.com.au/blogs/neil-mitchell-blog/level-crossing-blitz-to-avoid-driver-frustration/20130423-2ibma.html

http://au.news.yahoo.com/sunday-night/video/


Total number of LX in 2009: 23500
Total number of LX in 2010: 23500
Total number of LX in 2011: 23500
Total number of LC in 2012 : 23500

Accidents in 2008: around 70
Accidents in 2009: average of 70 incidents/year
Accidents in 2010: average of 70 incidents/year
Accidents in 2011: average of 70 incidents/year
Accidents in 2012: average of 70 incidents/year

Fatalities in 2008: around 30/year
Fatalities in 2009: around 30/year
Fatalities in 2010: around 30/year
Fatalities in 2011: around 30/year
Fatalities in 2012: around 30/year

- Total length of lines (km) : 44,000
- Total number of train km/year (thousands) : 14.13 billion

List of partners:
- Australasian Railway Association
- RISSB (Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board)
- Australasian Railway Association
- Australian Rail Track Corporation
- [TrackSAFE www.ara.net.au/site/tracksafe.php]
- Queensland Rail

  • queenslandrail.com.au
  • facebook.com/queenslandrail
  • twitter.com/queenslandrail

List of awareness measures :
- Media release


pre-recorded speech of Bryan Nye, ARA and Tracksafe Australia, for ILCAD 2012

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Queenland’s rail video made for ILCAD 2012

http://www.queenslandrail.com.au/Safety/Pages/Levelcrossings.aspx

These were taken when we launched the ILCAD campaign in June 2012.
There’s some further information here:

Publications

PDF - 78.5 kb
QUOTE BRYN NYE ILCAD PRESS CONF ENGLISH
PDF - 79.7 kb
QUOTE BRYN NYE ILCAD PRESS CONF FRENCH
PDF - 367.8 kb
PRESS RELEASE TRACKSAFE ARA FOR ILCAD