How to – NTR 432

The cue card for NTR 432 PROTECTING ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH IN-SERVICE RAIL TRAFFIC is available on Rail Safe.

Drivers, Track Vehicle Operators and other Qualified workers need to communicate effectively to Signallers by providing specific information to request protection for activities associated with in-service rail traffic such as:

  • Train Crew accessing the Danger Zone to change ends on in-service rail traffic
  • Drivers and other Qualified Workers inspecting, fault finding and repairing in-service rail traffic
  • Train Crew assessing in-service rail traffic by crossing multiple train lines
  • Protecting Qualified Workers:
    • Controlling propelling operations
    • Performing shunting, or re-marshalling activities.

The cue card outlines the important steps and safety critical communication assurances to follow when requesting protection.

NTR 432 PROTECTING ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH IN-SERVICE RAIL TRAFFIC