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Grimsby, UK: Motorist found guilty in absentia

A motorist has been found guilty of driving without due care and attention at the Wellowgate level crossing on July 4th, 2014. The case was heard at Grimsby Magistrates’ Court without the attendance of the motorist or his legal representation. 42 more words

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Seaton, UK: Red light runner collides with a tram

A local motorist has failed to stop at the level crossing lights protecting the narrow gauge Seaton Tramway in Devon and collided with a tram. The collision at the A3052 crossing in Colyford occurred at about 15.20 on April 8th, 2015. 27 more words

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Melbourne, VIC: Divert federal funds to level crossing removal

Federal funds would, if the Victoria state administration has its way will be diverted to level crossing removal rather than the East-West Link project. However, the federal position remains that it has agreed to provide AUD3.0 billion for the East-West Link and nothing else. 106 more words

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By Lauren Shearman

The Andrews Labor Government has announced multibillion-dollar upgrades along the Cranbourne-Pakenham rail line upholding the election promise to eradicate 50 level crossings. 410 more words

United States: Objective methodology to support crossing consolidation

The Center for Transportation Research and Education at Iowa State University has published a report concerning an objective methodology to support public agencies and railroads in making decisions related to consolidation of level crossings. 283 more words

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Melbourne, VIC: Trucker jailed for five years faces AUD15.0m civil suit

The truck driver responsible for a fatal level crossing accident in November 2012 is being pursued for AUD15.0m compensation for the damage caused. Melbourne Metro Trains is claiming the money to replace the train involved in the collision and of repairing and replacing damaged infrastructure at the Dandenong level crossing. 44 more words

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Network Rail has lodged a strongly worded objection to a proposed 550 unit housing development that will very significantly increase both vehicular and pedestrian traffic over the Northway automatic half-barrier level crossing in Tewksbury. 105 more words

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