Level crossing regulations

Description

Know and understand regulations and legal procedures applicable to level crossings. Ensure regulations relating to safety are complied with at all times.

Alternative labels

level crossing operating regulations
laws governing operation of level crossings
train crossing regulations
railway crossing regulations
grade crossing regulations
legal codes governing operation of level crossing
regulations for level crossings
legal requirements governing operation of level crossings
legal procedures for operation of level crossings
railroad crossing regulations

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Level crossing regulations is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Level crossing signalperson: Level crossing signalpersons operate equipment in the safeguarding of level crossings, according to safety regulations. They supervise the traffic situation arround the level crossing, and communicate with traffic controllers, drivers, and other signalpeople when necessary. 

Optional knowledge

Level crossing regulations is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Rail switchperson: Rail switchpersons assist in the tasks of the traffic controller. They operate switches and signals according to rail traffic control instructions, according to regulations and compliant with safety rules.

 


 

References

  1. Level crossing regulations – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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