There are more than 3,500 fatalities per year across Europe that are caused by suicide and trespass on the railway. The EU project RESTRAIL is attempting to tackle these important issues. This paper gives an overview of the methodology that has been developed within RESTRAIL, for the evaluation of a wide range of preventative measures for suicide and trespass, which are known to be used across EU Member States.
|Title of host publication||Rail Human Factors|
|Subtitle of host publication||Supporting reliability, safety and cost reduction|
|Editors||Nastaran Dadashi, Anita Scott, John R. Wilson, Ann Mills|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Publication status||Published - 2013|
|MoE publication type||D2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material|
Ryan, B., & Kallberg, V-P. (2013). Developing methodology in Restrail for the preliminary evaluation of preventative measures for railway suicide and trespass. In N. Dadashi, A. Scott, J. R. Wilson, & A. Mills (Eds.), Rail Human Factors: Supporting reliability, safety and cost reduction (pp. 89-98). CRC Press.