The importance of learning from train accidents

26 October 2023 11:10 - 11:45

RSSB has led the GB rail industry’s response to RAIB’s report into the derailment at Carmont (August 2020). This paper discusses vehicle interior design for passenger safety and the standards that underpin this, with a look back at how previous incidents have led to today’s standards.

Neil Dinmore, Principal Engineer, Structures and Materials, Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB)