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Contact

Australasian Railway Association

and trackSAFE on behalf of the Australian rail industry
- Georgia Leach
- email address : gleach tracksafefoundation.com.au
- Telephone number : +61 2 6270 4511
- Contact names and coordinates of the Press/Communication person(s):
- ALICIA HEWITT
- Communications Manager Suite 4,
- Level 4, Plaza Offices (East), Canberra Airport ACT 2609 |
- PO Box 4608, Kingston ACT 2604 Australia
- T +61 2 6270 4531
- F +61 2 6273 5581
- T +61 431 631 047
- E ahewitt ara.net.au
- Address of company’s website : http://www.tracksafefoundation.com.au
- Weblink to our dedicated level crossings’ website :
- http://www.tracksafefoundation.com....
- Weblink of our company’s dedicated facebook page :
- https://www.facebook.com/TrackSAFEF...
- Weblink to our company’s dedicated twitter page : https://twitter.com/TrackSAFE

- www.ara.net.au


Total number of LX in 2009: 23500
Total number of LX in 2010: 23532
Total number of LX in 2011: 23532
Total number of LC in 2012 : 23532
Total number of LC in 2012 : 23532

Accidents in 2008: around 70
Accidents in 2009: around 70 incidents/year
Accidents in 2010: 54
Accidents in 2011: 59
Accidents in 2012: 65
Accidents in 2013 : 65

Fatalities in 2008: around 30/year
Fatalities in 2009: around 30/year
Fatalities in 2010: 30
Fatalities in 2011: 35
Fatalities in 2012: 35
Fatalities in 2013: 35

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

List of awareness measures foreseen in our country on 3 June 2014 :

  • Media release and social media support
  • Our company will use the 2014 film made in collaboration between UIC/UNECE and the Swiss Federal Ministry of Transport


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