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A second pilot field trial of prototype retro-reflective screens installed at a level crossing in the Adelaide Hills of Callington, South Australia was undertaken in March.

The Australasian Centre for Rail Innovation Experimental field evaluation of the potential effectiveness of a prototype retro-reflective strip or screen installed at level crossings for the purpose of improving the detection by motorists of tabletop carriages and other trains.
A second pilot field trial of prototype retro-reflective screens installed at a level crossing in the Adelaide Hills of Callington, South Australia was undertaken in March.

The collected day and night footage from a car headlight distance of 200m is now being collated for testing with a range of volunteers with lab experiments.

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Tackling Railway Trespass and Suicide: Practical and Operational Challenges for Australia and New Zealand

Posted 4.06.19, at 3:21pm

ACRI researcher Anjum Naweed will  be presenting "Tackling Railway Trespass and Suicide: Practical and Operational Challenges for Australia and New Zealand" a the Railway Technical Society of Australia at Engineers Australia, Adelaide on 4 July. The implications of fatalities arising from trespass and suicide on railways are apparent. Beyond the loss of…

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Optimising the Interaction between Users and Automated Systems

Posted 16.05.19, at 1:30pm

Public Transport Victoria's Human Factors Team and the Transport Special Interest Group at the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia invite you to a morning of talks on the application of human factors methods and research to inform the integration of users and automated systems. Information Flyer here At…

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