RED 38 - Emergency Action?
The dramatisation contrasts the instinctive reactions of a motorist to an emergency with those of a train driver and asks whether staff throughout the industry have the confidence to act quickly and decisively when they perceive an emergency developing.
A second reconstruction, illustrated by animated graphics, shows how a communications mix-up led to a potential head-on collision near Elephant and Castle.
The programme also includes reports on trials of automatically-triggered GSM-R broadcasts to moving trains and an update on the New Approach project to simplify the Rule Book.
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