General (NGE)

General (NGE) Rules prescribe the Network requirements for:
 - the interaction of people with high-risk infrastructure
 - communications
 - unusual circumstances and events
 - the responsibilities of key operations workers.

Unusual circumstances are dealt with in prescribed ways, all of which need effective communication between respondents.

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  • Description: This status sheet describes the current effective dates and version numbers of documents published in the General section of the Network Rules.
  • Effective Date: 20/03/2016
  • Version: 11.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirement for walking safely in the Danger Zone
  • Effective Date: 27/07/2014
  • Version: 3.0
PDF FileNGE 202   Handsignals
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for giving and responding to handsignals.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for spoken and written communication.
  • Effective Date: 23/11/2008
  • Version:
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for reporting and responding to usafe conditions affecting or potentially affecting the RailCorp Network.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 2.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for responding to a major incident.
  • Effective Date: 30/06/2010
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements related to speed restrictions during hot weather.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 2.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for access to RailCorp Network information.
  • Effective Date: 23/11/2008
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for issuing a Network Incident Notice (NIN).
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 2.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for using level crossings.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for testing and management of Type F level crossings.
  • Effective Date: 27/05/2007
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for identifying and responding to unreliable track-circuit operation.
  • Effective Date: 27/05/2007
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for non-infrastructure workers working around electrical infrastructure.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for planned removal and restoration of the 1500V supply.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 4.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for planned removal and restoration of the 1500V supply in Electric Vehicle Maintenance Centres.
  • Effective Date: 27/05/2007
  • Version: 4.0
  • Description: This document describes the requirements for removing the 1500V supply in life-threatening or emergency situations or when urgent engineering work is necessary.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 3.0
  • Description: This documenet describe the rules for use of communications equpment in the Sydney Trains Network.
  • Effective Date: 20/03/2016
  • Version: 4.0
  • Description: This document describes the responsibilities of Train Crews and track vehicle crews.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 2.0
  • Description: This document describes the responsibilities of Signallers.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 2.0
  • Description: This document describes the responsibilities of Train Controllers.
  • Effective Date: 21/08/2005
  • Version: 2.0

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