Strategic Rail Authority's Chris Austen, Carlton Highland Hotel, Edinburgh

Hipwell, Archie
January 2002
Logistics & Transport Focus;Jan/Feb2002, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p82
Trade Publication
Prior to the Hatfield accident, Britain's railways had achieved the highest passenger-kilometer since 1946. The role of the Strategic Rail Authority is to secure development and promote use of the network and to contribute to delivery of an integrated transport system. Influences on the SRA's Strategic Plan included Railtrack in railway administration, revised directions and guidance, revised franchising policy, the Uff-Cullen recommendations on train protection, the European Union's interoperability directive and cost and the benefit implication of the Disability Discrimination Act.


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