Making the case for low cost railway level crossings

Wullems, Christian & Gildersleeve, Matthew (2011) Making the case for low cost railway level crossings. In 21st International Railway Safety Conference, 16-21 Oct 2011, Melbourne, Australia.

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This paper discusses the challenges of making a case for the adoption of low cost railway level crossings in Australia. Several issues are discussed in this paper including legal issues associated with the treatment of low-exposure passive crossings with low cost level crossing warning devices (LCLCWDs); principles of operation and deployment for LCLCWDs; and technical and human factors aspects of safety and availability. The Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Rail Innovation’s affordable level crossings project aims to address a number of these technical and human factors issues through research and field trials.

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ID Code: 46635
Item Type: Conference Item (Poster)
Additional Information: Conference paper presented as poster.
Keywords: CRC for Rail Innovation, low cost, rail, level crossing
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q)
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 see the authors.
Deposited On: 26 Oct 2011 00:55
Last Modified: 26 Oct 2011 02:54

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