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TrackSAFE Launches in New Zealand

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Rail safety education and awareness in New Zealand was strengthened today with the amalgamation of rail safety charity the Chris Cairns Foundation with Australian harm prevention charity TrackSAFE.   Read more

Rail Safety Week launches - "Don't be a dur brain"

Monday, August 12, 2013

People are being urged not to be a “dur brain” by trespassing on train tracks as part of an innovative new campaign for this year’s Rail Safety Week.  Read more

Stour Street level crossing upgraded

Thursday, May 16, 2013

New flashing light and bell automatic alarms have been installed at Palmerston’s Stour Street level crossing.     Read more

New European space project investigates satellite technology at level crossings

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Is it possible that satellites in space could one day help reduce the number of collisions at level crossings?  Read more

Pedestrian safety the focus for this year’s Rail Safety Week

Sunday, August 12, 2012

“Use your brain, tracks are for trains” is the new safety message being delivered throughout the country for this year’s Rail Safety Week.  Read more

Pedestrian safety the focus for this year’s Rail Safety Week

Sunday, August 12, 2012

“Use your brain, tracks are for trains” is the new safety message being delivered throughout the country for this year’s Rail Safety Week.  Read more

Rail safety funding boost

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Rail safety education has received a boost with the news this week that KiwiRail has extended the Chris Cairns Foundation sponsorship for a further two years.  Read more

Increased safety measures at Wanganui level crossing

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Additional safety measures in the form of half arm barriers were installed at the Purnell Street level crossing in Wanganui this week.   Read more

Collisions hit all-time low

Thursday, June 07, 2012

Public road level crossing collision figures have hit an all-time low as we observe International level crossing awareness day on June 7. “The collision average was previously around three per month but has now fallen to around one per month.   Read more

International Level Crossing Day launches in NZ

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

A major rail safety campaign is being launched tomorrow aimed at reducing the number of near collisions between heavy vehicles and trains.  Read more

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