Safety recast endorsed

November 2013
Railway Gazette International;Nov2013, Vol. 169 Issue 11, p26
Trade Publication
The article reports on the agreement reached by the European Union Transport Council of Ministers on October 10, 2013 for a general approach to the recast of the Railway Safety Directive. The directive is aimed at simplifying the process of granting safety certificates to railway undertakings. Topics discussed include lobbying for certification to remain the responsibility of the National Safety Authority and the response by European Commission's Siim Kallas to the agreement.


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