Safety alerts

In an attempt to better convey safety critical information, Pure Rail will attempt to keep this page updated with the latest safety alerts from the various track operators across NSW. If you have anything to add to this page please let us know at  admin@purerail.com.au

Any changes to the Rail Safety Act 82c they can be found on the website of the Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator website.

20201014 ARTC Safety Alerty – Part A Vehicle Entering the Rail Corridor

20200925 TFNSW Summary of Changes – December 2020 amendments flyer

20200921 TFNSW LOW Prohibited Locations Register Update V11.0.21092020

20200915 ARTC Safe Notice Maitland Works

20200831 ARTC Safety Alert No 126 Loose Wheel Nuts ARTC Vehicles

20200826 TFNSW WN-37-2020

20200826 TSN-2020-326-St-Marys-Blacktown-NIF

20200826 TSN-2020-322-Westmead-MT-Victoria-Lithgow-Wallerawang

20200826 TSN-2020-314-Metro-D-Central-Flying-Jcts

20200818 SAFE Notice – Amendments to ARTC NSW Network Rules and Procedures

20200813 TSN-2020-346-Eveleigh

20200813 TSN-2020-312-St-Marys-Blacktown-NIF

20200813 TSN 2020-311 Hornsby Car Siding

20200810 ARTC Safety Alert No 124 Line of Fire – Lifting Operations

20200807 TSN-2020-300-METRO-G

20200807 TSN-2020-299-Auburn-Granville-Parra-St-Marys

20200724 TSN-2020-313-St-Marys-Seven-Hills-NIF

20200724 WN-32-2020

20200724 TSN-2020-307-St-Marys-Blacktown-NIF

20200724 TSN-2020-291-Illawarra-Jct-Meek-Rd-Jct-Sydenham-Marrickville-Chullora

20200722 TFNSW SN – Amendment information V9.0.17072020

20200717 TFNSW SN – NS-1450-Protection-Officer-Performance-Standard-V4.1

20200713 ARTC SN – Lessons Learnt (Part C) P2 Masks

20200713 – ARTC message re covid-19-melbourne-hotspots

20200703 Working with John Holland Memo July 2020

20200630 eTAP app Version Update Protection Officer Briefing Document June 2020

20200526 TSN-2020-298-St-Marys-Seven-Hills-NIF

20200526 TSN-2020-296-St-Marys-Seven-Hills-NIF

20200526 TSN-2020-295-St-Marys-Seven-Hills-NIF

20200526 temp SN 258-2020

20200526 TSN-2020-234-Wyong-Gosford

20200625 WN-28-2020

20200616 ARTC Safety Alert No 123 -Worker Struck by Excavator & Re-Issue of ARTC Safety Alert No 105 Mobile Plant Isolation

20200611 TSN-2020-251-Flemington-Granville-Westmead-FMC

20200611 TSN-2020-252-Kiama-Berry

20200611 TSN-2020-253-St-Marys-Emu-Plains

20200611 TSN-2020-254-Emu-Plains-Penrith-Yard

20200611 WN-2020-26

20200601 TFNSW Safety Notice – PSN-2020-005-Use-of-Signal-Key-Switches

20200522 TFNSW SN – 2020-293-Central-North-Sydney-NIF

20200512 update of ARTC NIBS

20200505 TFNSW Corridor Safety System Script Changes – Communication

20200424 TFNSW SN – Network Local Appendices Update

20200417 – TFNSW Weekly Notice Update

20200417 TSN-2020-197-Central-Sydenham-Marrickville-Sefton-Cabramatta

20200417 TSN-2020-207-St-Marys-Blacktown-NIF

20200417 TSN-2020-210-Kiama-Bomaderry-Nowra

20200417 TSN-2020-214-Blacktown-St-Marys-NIF

20200417 TSN-2020-217-Illawarra-Jct-Hornsby-HMC

20200417 TSN-2020-229-Kangy-Angy

20200417 TSN-2020-257-FMC

20200417 TSN-2020-261-Exception-to-NWT-302-Markers

20200415 TFNSW – Safety Notice -2020-1026-Aleration-to-SN-203-2020

20200408 TFNSW SNT-2020-1024-Absolute-Signal-Blocking-Updated-Requirements

20200408 TFNSW – Weekly Notice 17 WN-2020-17

20200408 Essential Energy Approved Alcohol and Other Drugs Procedure – EFFECTIVE DATE 4th May

20200408 TFNSW – Amendment information V3.0.06042020

20200407 Pacific National – Pre Start Health Check Requirement

20200407 TFNSW – Safety Alert Covid19 Pre Work Briefing precautions – Final

20200406 TFNSW Weekly Notice – WK-2020-16

20200401 – TFNSW NLA 310-Hornsby-Gosford-V18.0 update

20200331TFNSW_ Sydney Trains Access Pre-Advice System (APS) Go Live

20200327 – JH-SUB-COVID-19 – Planning and Response

20200326 TFNSW Safe Notice – TSN-2020-200-Epping-Hornsby

20200326 TFNSW Safe Notice – TSN-2020-195-Flying-Jcts-Erskineville

20200326 TFNSW Safe Notice – SNT-2020-1023-Various-NIF-cancellations

20200326 ARTC Safety Alert No 122 Pre-Work Brief

20200324 TFNSW Safe Notice-2020 1022-Leppington

20200319 ARTC Change to April Major PO Briefings

20200319 – TSN-2020-246-St-Marys-Blacktown

20200319 – TSN-2020-188-Revesby-Turrella-NIF

20200319 – TSN-2020-187-St-Marys-Blacktown-NIF

20200319 – TSN-2020-186-St-Marys-Blacktown-NIF

20200317 RGR Team Etap Update

20200311 – ARTC Safety Alert No 121 Toyota Landcruiser Wheel Inspections

20200305 Safe Working Rule Change – Worksite Delineation Marker (Yellow Light)

20200228 etap training locations

20200227 ARTC Safe Notice – Chullora Junction Upgrades

20200220 ARTC UPDATED Safety Alert – Vehicle Roll Over

20200219 ARTC Safe Notice – Network Rule LWA and etap

20200219 TFNSW Safety Alert – spot checks on riw cards

20200206 Closedown Hot Work Controls – Memorandum_ARTC February 2020 Closedown_Final

20200203 ARTC Safety Alert – Coronavirus

20200203 ARTC – Changes to PO Briefings

20200131 Safety Alert – CBM re Coronavirus

20200130 ARTC Safety Alert – Amendments to ARTC NSW Network rules and Procedures

20200124 Downer Zero Harm Alert – Fall from height

20200121 TFNSW Safe Notice – Local Possession Authority – Using a Local Possession Authority

20200121 ARTC Safety Alert No 116 Rail Trolleys

20200115 Downer Safe Notice – Bushfire Smoke and your Health

20191022 ARTC Safe Notice – NSW Network Rules and Procedures Amendments – Training requirements

20190909 – ARTC Safety Alety No 114 – Robel Clamp

20190909 TFNSW Safe Notice – Network Rules and Procedures Amendments

20190905 TFNSW – upcoming changes to Possessions

20190823 TFNSW Safe Notice – HIGH VIZ Long Pants TFNSW Rail Sites

20190809 TFNSW Safe Notice – Changes to Network Rules and Procedures Part 1 of 3

20190809 TFNSW Safe Notice – Changes to Network Rules and Procedures Part 2 of 3

20190809 TFNSW Safe Notice – Changes to Network Rules and Procedures Part 3 of 3

20190723 TFNSW RIW-MTA Transition

20190723 ARTC Safety Alert No 113 TOA over CSB

20190712 ARTC Safety Alert No 112 External Double Fatality on Network Rail (UK)

20190710 TFNSW Safe Notice –

20190628 TfNSW_Safety Alert_RIW Transition – Pegasus Cards

20190618 Sydney Trains Sfe Notice – SNT 2019 – 1029 Recall of RTS

20190524 Drones in ARTC

20190517 ARTC_Lessons Learnt – Fundamentally Stable Vehicles

20190513 Sydney Trains Precautions When Working Around ATP Balises

20190513 TFNSW_ ASB Safety Video – Railsafe

20190502 Pegasus log in and out – John Holland NIF project

20190502 – TFNSW Safety Alert – RailSafe and Network Rules Updates

20190418 _ SNT 2019 – 1018 Recall of Railway Track Signals

20190405 Downer Bulletin – Zero Harm – Live Strand Wire

20190405 Downer Bulletin – Zero Harm – Uncontrolled Vehicle Movement

20190403 ARTC Memorandum – REMINDER RE Dress code for attendance at PO Briefings – Final

20190322 Key Lessons – Learnings from Recent Incidents – Feb – march Closedown

20190320 TFNSW – CSS Script Change 19 March 2019

20190313 TFNSW – Safety Alert – Rail Safety Incidents during an LPA

20190306 MEMO – RTS Register

20190305 Safety Alert – Onsite Documents

20190214 – ARTC Safety Alert No111 – Look Out Working Network Information Books (NIB)

20181204 ARTC – Revised On Rail Operation WMS

20181126 TFNSW Safety notice – SA18-310 Site Fencing_Security due to High Winds

20181123 – TFNSW House Keeping & Security inside the Rail Corridor

20181123 TFNSW Safe Notice on SHARED CORRIDOR PROTOCOLS – METROPOLITAN FREIGHT NETWORK (MFN)

20181120 SAFETY NOTICE_ – TFNSW_TRIAL OF PROTECTION MARKERS IN A LOCAL POSSESSION AUTHORITY (LPA)

20181025 Safe Notice – Use of signal key switch 40.3 TFNSW

20181015 Sydney Trains TFNSW – approved worksite delineation markers within an LPA

20181015 TFNSW – Safe Notice – Speed Signs

20181008 Incident reporting – Laing O’Rourke Toolbox Talk

20181008 ARTC Safety Alert No110 – Work Trains travelling into a Fixed Worksite

20181008 TFNSW – resolves for safe working incidents (pages 13 and 19)

20180927 Notification of NR changes – TfNSW – Infrastructure Services

20180916 Safe Notice 2-4084 ARTC Changes to Network Rules and Procedures

Lessons Learnt – Signal Safe Place

Call for an end to Worksite Protection Incidents

Fatal & Severe Risk Program_Summary Poster

Memo – ARTC Hunter Valley Contractors Working in the Rail Corridor

20180829 TFNSW Safety Alert – ACS

20180727 D&A Breeches

20180727 Non-TfNSW site requirements

20180727 RRV reporting requirements

20180727 Service Strikes

20180709 – Hazard Alert Ballast Dust

2-2840 Amendment 2

20180525 – Clip and Lock Points -Lessons-Learnt

20180421 – SA 18-295 Using Lookout Working

20180430 – SA 03-18 CNWT304 Track Occupancy Authority v1.0

20171214 – Report of incidents on Country Regional Network

20171214 – Correct use of Supplementary Codes

20171212 – Absolute Signal Block Safety Alert 7 2017

20171109 – Safety Alert 17-291 plus attachments

20171103 – Safe Notice 2-2993 – Track worker communication protocols

20171024 – Clyde Safety Focus

20170919 – Snake reminder

20170808 – Vehicle Incident

20170510 – Synthetic-fibre-sling-fails

20170428 – Pure Rail Safety Alert

20170222 – Narrabri Laceration to finger

20170405 – Rolling Rail

20170222 – Road accident on gravel

20170222 – Fire at Rosemount Road

20170224 – NMIH LX fouling

20170212 – Kink in Bridge Pier – Moree

20170216 – Truck struck level crossing standard – Camurra

20170215 – Gate collapse – Waratah

20170215 – Sharp plastic placed in screw slots

20170127 – Rail Worker Near Hit Redfern

20161206 – GrainCorp Loader on track Bellata TCR13575

20161209 – IIA power point burnt out

20161130 – CPB Safety Alert

20161130 – Internal Incident Alert – Train strike cross level board

20161110 – Faulty cruise control

20161031 – IIA – Hydrema Collision

20161031 – Injury from hand held rail profiler

20161027 – Contractor Safety Alert – Backhoe Rollover

20161018 – Internal Incident Alert – Shoulder Strain

20161014 – Internal Incident Alert – Safe Working Breach – Werris Creek

20120702 – SSFL Safeworking Alert