Independent report

Safety digest 02/2017: Thorney Marsh Lane

RAIB has today released its safety digest into the near miss at Thorney Marsh Lane level crossing, Castle Cary, Somerset, 26 November 2016.



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The purpose of our safety digest is to share important safety messages quickly.

These are published when we have decided not to undertake a full investigation for any of the following reasons:

  • the safety learning has already been covered by a previous recommendation or will be addressed by an ongoing investigation
  • the safety learning mainly relates to compliance with existing rules, procedures or standards
  • the safety learning has a narrow application.
Published 25 January 2017