28 Jun 2022

Call for Development Group Members – AS 7518 Rolling Stock Suspension

The Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board is seeking nominations from people to join a Development Group for the aged review of Australian Standard AS 7518 Rolling stock suspension.

This Standard describes requirements for rolling stock suspension.  The requirements seek to reduce the risk of hazards due to inadequate design or maintenance of suspension components.

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.

The Standard will be progressed through teleconference meetings which will be held every 4-6 weeks between August 2022 and June 2023.

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

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 product.

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

The closing date for nominations is Tuesday, 26 July 2022.