Thermal (or metal) spraying of axles

8 April 2014

The Office of the National Rail Safety Regulator (ONRSR) has issued a Safety Alert (RSA-2014-02) about this incident. This safety alert is available to download as a PDF or accessible Word file:. 

In order to ensure compliance with relevant safety duties under the Rail Safety Act, accredited operators should note this advice and take appropriate action to ensure the risks to safety are eliminated or reduced 'so far as is reasonably practicable'. 

For more information in Victoria, please contact us. 

Signed by Andrew Doery Director, Rail Safety 07 April 2014.