Transport Safety Blog NZ : Collaboration, Cooperation and Coadvocay

First published on Transport Safety Blog NZ Read More TSBNZ is a blog that covers a wide range of transport interests that help to contribute to a safer transport system. For example, TSBNZ supports public transport, including bus and rail services, partly because these services give a safer alternative to privately owned road transport modes… Continue reading Transport Safety Blog NZ : Collaboration, Cooperation and Coadvocay

Transport Safety Blog NZ : Rolleston Level Crossing Upgrade Proposed

First published on Transport Safety Blog NZ Read More In the previous post on this blog the issue of safety at level crossings was raised using the particular example of the George Holmes Road level crossing at Rolleston and its replacement with the present crossing at Hoskyns Road. Shortly after writing the post, TSBNZ learned… Continue reading Transport Safety Blog NZ : Rolleston Level Crossing Upgrade Proposed

Transport Safety Blog NZ : Level Crossing Safety Not Prioritised By Authorities

First published on Transport Safety Blog NZ Read More One of the factors contributing to the establishment of this blog is a growing awareness of level crossing safety issues in New Zealand. Let’s go back 29 years for an example. On August 25, 1993, the Southerner passenger train collided with a concrete mixer on at… Continue reading Transport Safety Blog NZ : Level Crossing Safety Not Prioritised By Authorities