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Rail regulator bans Prasa from manually authorising trains after collision

JOHANNESBURG, January 10 – The Railway Safety Regulator said on Wednesday it was prohibiting the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa from manually authorising trains, saying the utility had operated under conditions which threatened railway safety, leading to a train collision. More than 200 people were injured in a rear-end collision between two trains at […]

In The News South Africa

Maswanganyi calls on RSR and Prasa to investigate trains accident in Germiston

JOHANNESBURG, January 9 – The Minister of Transport, Joe Maswanganyi, has directed the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) and the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) to expedite the investigation into the cause of the two Metrorail trains that collided on Tuesday morning at Geldenhuis Station East of Johannesburg. Both these trains were authorised to […]