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Contact

1. Representant for GREAT BRITAIN: England, Scotland and Wales: NETWORK RAIL

_Contact for technical details:
- Darren Furness, Head of Level Crossings
- darren.furness1@networkrail.co.uk
- Communication person(s)
- Sandy Bell-Ashe
- sandy.bell-ashe@networkrail.co.uk
- + 44 7739776354
- National Level Crossing Team
- Network Rail
- External: +441908 783546
- Address of company’s website :
- http://www.networkrail.co.uk/aspx/121.aspx
- Weblink to our dedicated level crossings’ website :
- http://www.networkrail.co.uk/level-crossings/using-level-crossings/
- Weblink of our company’s dedicated facebook page :
- https://www.facebook.com/#!/networkrail?fref=ts
- Weblink to our company’s dedicated twitter page :
- https://twitter.com/networkrail
- Weblink to our company’s videos website (youtube, viameo...) :
http://www.youtube.com/user/networkrail
- www.rail-life.co.uk
- Total number of level crossings in 2009: 6968
- Total number of LC in 2010 : 6597
- Total number of LC in 2011 : 6450
- Total number of LC in 2012 : 6314
- Total number of LC in 2013 : 6293

  • Total number of collisions in 2010 : 7
  • Total number of collisions in 2011 : 8
  • Total number of collisions in 2012 : 10
  • Total number of collisions in 2013 : 11
  • Total number of collisions in 2014 : 8
  • Total number of fatalities in 2010: 6
  • Total number of fatalities in 2011: 5
  • Total number of fatalities in 2012: 7
  • Total number of fatalities in 2013: 10
  • Total number of fatalities in 2014: 10
further statitics
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Some statistics
  • List of partners involved in our 2014 campaign :
  • NR (Network Rail)
  • RSSB (Railway Safety Standards Board)
  • ORR
  • Industry
  • British Transport Police
  • British Cycling & Road.cc
  • National/Regional media

List of awareness measures:

  • Level Crossing Open Days, with awareness print and collateral. Stree theatre group performing throughout June and July at county shows and open days. Local press coverage anticipated.
  • We are running a campaign throughout June and July to support pedestrians and cyclists. All camapigns will be run locally with the support of the British Transport Police and we are, jointly, holding an Operation Look the week of June 22nd.

Publications
Videos, Photos, Posters, Leaflets

  • Network rail video published on 8 October 2012, at the occasion of the Global Level Crossing and Trespass Symposium in London
  • 2. Second ILCAD partner in Northern Ireland

- Translink - NI Railways
- LAST NAME : Pollock
- First name : Keith
- E-mail address : keith.pollock@translink.co.uk
- Telephone number : + 44 028 9035 1201
- Contact names and coordinates of the Press/Communication person(s) in my company :
- Julie Sherlock Media Relations Officer
- Translink Central Station East Bridge Street Belfast
- BT1 3PB
- 028 90899455
- 07711 205436
- julie.sherlock@translink.co.uk
- Address of company’s website : http://www.translink.co.uk
- Adress of dedicated level crossings’ website : http://www.translink.co.uk/privatecrossings
- and http://www.translink.co.uk/Corporate/Corporate-Responsibility/Community-/Safety-/Rail-Safety/
- Address of company’s dedicated facebook page :http://www.facebook.com/TranslinkNI
- Address of company’s dedicated twitter page : http://twitter.com/translink_ni
- Address of company’s videos website (youtube, viameo...) :
http://www.youtube.com/user/TranslinkNI

  • List of partners involved in our campaign :
  • Police Service for Northern Ireland, Transport NI, and HSENI

Awareness measures in Northern Ireland:

  • Distribute safety information at a number of key crossing locations on our network. Visit a number of regional agricultural shows to promote the safe use of public and private crossings. Raise awareness through the local/regional press.

Publications

http://www.railcommunitysafety.com/News/Pages/Translink-NI-Railways-marks-International-Level-Crossing-Awareness-Day-.aspx

Level Crossing Safety booklet for pedestrians

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Translink safety leaflets distributed at Northern Ireland Balmoral Agricultural Show
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Translink at Northern Ireland Balmoral Agricultural Show
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Translink at Northern Ireland Balmoral Agricultural Show
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Translink and the police distributing safety leaflets and flyers at 6 different level crossings
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Translink distributing safety leaflets and flyers at 6 different level crossings
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Translink distributing safety leaflets and flyers at 6 different level crossings