Safely access the rail corridor

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Self Assessment Survey
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Registered Training Organisations
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Elements and Performance Criteria



1Take appropriate safety precautions to access the rail corridor

1.1 Authority to enter the rail corridor is confirmed

1.2 Appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) is worn consistent with role in accessing the rail system

1.3 A visual assessment is conducted to determine if the rail corridor can be accessed clear of the danger zone

1.4 The rail corridor is entered and a visual assessment is maintained to identify potential risks

2Take appropriate safety precautions to access the danger zone

2.1 A line of sight is established

2.2 Direction of approaching trains and maximum speed is recognised

2.3 A safe place is identified

2.4 Types of warning provided are recognised and understood

2.5 A situational awareness is maintained to identify changed local conditions

2.6 Communications with other personnel are maintained in accordance with workplace procedures

2.7 Unsafe situations and/or emergencies are identified, and appropriate action is taken in accordance with workplace procedures