This page contains a list of all categories accidents and incidents fall into. The category will influence the type of information you need to provide to the Transport Agency.
Under each heading is a description of the category, some examples, and some guidance for completing the ‘Accident/incident description’ field of the notification form.
In post-accident or incident cases where a rail safety worker returns a positive result to an alcohol or drugs test which exceeds approved levels, or the rail safety worker refuses to be tested, some additional information is required.
If the test results are acquired within three days, when submitting a Rail incident/accident notification form, the ‘Accident/incident description’ field should also include: