Wednesday 23rd Sep, 2020
app

App improves track access safety protocols

Metro Trains Melbourne has released a new app to more safely and effectively manage track access. The Work on Track…
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RISSB releases its 2020/2021 work plan

RISSB’s projects in the next year expand the organisation’s role. The Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board (RISSB) has released…
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cyber attacks

Protecting critical infrastructure from cyber attacks

As Australia’s rail sector has not been immune from the risk of cyber attacks, industry bodies are joining with government…
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Footage of motorists flouting level crossing warnings released

Transport for NSW has released footage of motorists crossing rail lines as trains are moving at Port Kembla. The vision…
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cyber security

Securing a digital railway

Siemens explains to Rail Express how digitalisation in rail requires a focus on cyber security. On June 19, Prime Minister Scott Morrison…
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cyber security

A constantly changing threat: Thales’ approach to rail cyber security

Countering a dynamic threat such as a cyber-attack necessitates an approach that goes beyond technology. In a paper presented to…
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Investigations begun and completed into freight rail incidents

Investigations into two freight rail incidents have begun and been completed this week. The completed investigation targeted the dewiring of…
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NRAP

The NRAP: Putting reform into action

Bringing together representatives from all facets of the rail industry, the National Rail Action Plan (NRAP) is setting a template…
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