Rail 003/09

Status: Closed
Recommendation Date: 
19 February 2009
Recipient Name: 
Date Closed: 
25 February 2011
The Commission recommends the New Zealand Transport Agency takes action to address the safety issue whereby locomotive engineer medical tests procedures that could increase the likelihood of detecting sleep and other associated disorders do not currently include the use of modern diagnostic monitoring systems (003/09).
Reply Text:
NZTA is working closely with rail industry to impliment the safety recommendation.
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