A Narrow Escape: Don't get Distracted

Driving a train is a high workload job. Being distracted by other thoughts can lead to a lack of concentration that sparks a series of potentially serious events.

This section of RED 45 reconstructs a potentially fatal incident that started with a driver stopping beyond the point where he could see the on-platform monitors. Safety-critical procedures need to be followed and, if necessary, additional measures taken to ensure a safe dispatch.

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