Archive for category: Editor’s pick

Spectacular station art made of old wooden escalators unveiled in Australia

A railway station in Australia has unveiled an extraordinary piece of art featuring treads and combs from old wooden escalators.
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SNCF designs train door to look like a monster in bid to boost safety

Operator SNCF Transilien has had a novel idea to increasing passenger safety in France.
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CN Rail introduces facial recognition ID system at its Montreal HQ

Canadian national railway operator CN Rail has installed a new identification system that gives authorised users access to the site using facial recognition and behaviour analytics.
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Bizarre video shows motorist risking their life to take photos of a car on a level-crossing

Dutch rail infrastructure manager ProRail has released video footage of a motorist's dangerous exploits at a level-crossing.
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Video: ‘Dumb Ways to Die’ rail safety campaign

An Australian rail safety video campaign which has been viewed almost 158 million times on YouTube is celebrating its fifth anniversary. On November 14, 2012, the ‘Dumb Ways to Die’ campaign was launched by the Melbourne metro to get across important safety messages in a fun way. Little did it know that the three minute […]
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