Recommendation: 202103-05

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Ref # 202103-05
Status Open / In progress
Occurrence Person entrapped in lowered CCTV level crossing, Ashfield, Offaly, 24th May 2020
Occurrence Date 24 May 2020

Basis for Recommendation

In two of the similar occurrences, members of the public (MOPs) accessed the level crossings from the station platform and not through authorised pedestrian routes, as a result, the RAIU make the following safety recommendation (AO-03):


Iarnród Éireann Infrastructure Manager (IÉ-IM) should introduce measures to deter pedestrians from using unauthorised routes onto CCTV Level Crossings.