11 Jan 2021

Call for Development Group Members – Network Rule Books Code of Practice

The Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board (RISSB) is seeking nominations from people to join a Development Group to create a new Code of Practice that will focus on establishing and defining the common methodology for the creation and maintenance of Network Rule Books.

This publication will cover areas including:

  • Development and modifications of Network Rule Books
  • Alignment to National Rules
  • Content and style
  • Human factors and risk assessment requirements
  • Management of change.

How to contribute
Stakeholders and interested parties are invited to submit nominations for subject matter experts to join this Development Group to contribute to the overall depth and quality of the product.

Development Group membership is voluntary and requires the support of your organisation to attend and contribute. There will be 4 meetings held between February and June 2021. These will be planned as teleconferences, however this may change depending on lifting of travel restrictions.

Further information on the responsibilities of a Development Group member can be obtained from the RISSB website.

All nominations and enquiries are to be submitted to cfitzhardinge@rissb.com.au

As part of your nomination, can you please provide a brief detailing your contact details, your interest in this development (materially affected party, subject matter expert, etc.), and any other information which might support your participation.

Your information will assist us in ensuring a balanced representation from all major interest categories in the development of this Code of Practice.

The closing date for nominations is Monday, 25 January 2021