Independent report

Urgent Safety Advice 01/2018: Checking that tram doors are safe before departing from tram stops

RAIB has today issued urgent safety advice addressed to UK tram operators.



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RAIB issue urgent safety advice when we wish to quickly communicate important safety learning and/or when we have identified the need for a particular risk to be urgently addressed.

Published 7 February 2018