Recommendation: 2019004-02

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Ref # 2019004-02
Status Submitted
Occurrence Road Rail Vehicle occurrences on Iarnród Éireann Network
Occurrence Date 24 September 2015

Basis for Recommendation

In the opinion of the RAIU, RRVs are rolling stock; however, the RAIU recognise the opinions of the CRR and IÉ-IM, and therefore make the following recommendations in relation to the clarification on the classification of RRVs; and the requirements associated with RRVs where classified as rolling stock:

Recommendation

The CRR & IÉ-IM should review the requirements prescribed in the Railway Safety Act (and current amendments) to ensure they are satisfied that all the requirements of the Railway Safety Act (and current amendments) are met in terms of RRVs being classified as rolling stock.