Annual York Event Part Two - Investigating the Sandilands tram accident **POSTPONED**

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Technical lecture
06 May 2020 18:00 - 20:00
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Description

**Please note - due to the current Coronavirus situation, this event has unfortunately had to be POSTPONED.  We will advertise the new date once rescheduled. Please accept our apologies for any inconvenience and we appreciate your understanding in these difficult circumstances.**


This event is joint with the IET and ICE.

Andrew Hall will explain the role and workings of the Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB), the UK’s independent accident investigator for railways and tramways.

The talk will then consider the tragic tram accident in November 2016 at Sandilands Junction, Croydon, to illustrate the range of work the Branch undertakes in order to understand the causes of accidents and to learn safety lessons from them.

This event is free to attend & non-members are very welcome.

Event flyer - Investigating the Sandilands tram accident - RAIB

Speaker(s)

Andrew Hall FIET - Deputy Chief Inspector, Rail Accident Investigation Branch

Address

Room PL001
Department of Electronics & Physics
University of York
Heslington
York
YO10 5DD
United Kingdom

Contact Details

Nicky Baxter
0113 391 0537
United Kingdom
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