RSSB’s Rail Accident News is a monthly compilation of news on some of the world’s railway accidents.
Many have been sourced via the media, with further detail added (where available) from the relevant investigation bodies.
Opinions – where quoted – do not necessarily reflect those of RSSB.
South Africa: Driver killed and 50 injured in rear-end collision at Elandsfontein
US: Passenger train derails at Chicago station, 2 injured
UK: Woman arrested for ‘pushing’ man in front of tram at Manchester Victoria
UK: TfL is to ‘add warning systems to trams,’ says BBC
Australia: Woman killed in NSW level crossing collision
US: Freight derails in Dubuque County, no reported injuries
US: NY subway train derails ‘after striking rail’, injuring 34 at 125th Street
US: Two CSX employees struck and killed by train near Union station
Poland: Drones reduce rail freight theft
The latest edition may be found https://www.rssb.co.uk/Opsw/Documents/2017-06-rail-accident-news.pdf