- transport policy | rail transport
Conference on "Railway Safety: the way forward"
Charlemange building, rue de la loi 170, Brussels
8 September 2009
10:00 - 17:00
The conference sets out to:
- List the measures in place concerning safety checks of rail transport, to evaluate their efficiency and the level of application, and clarify the division of responsibilities;
- Discuss the opportunity and possibility of speeding up the development of new control measures of which the principle has already been halted or is being developed at European level;
- Identify any further initiatives needed.
Antonio Tajani Vice-President della Commissione europea responsabile per i Trasporti Conferenza "Railway Safety – The way forward". Discorso d'apertura Conferenza "Railway Safety – The way forward" Bruxelles, 8 settembre 2009 [SPEECH/09/367]
The European legal background for the safety of the rail freight transport including dangerous goods (Technical Document prepared by the European Railway Agency)
Draft Action Plan (Document prepared by the European Railway Agency)