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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

A new dawn has come, and the Railway Safety Regulator has a new Board that will steward the destiny of the organization over the next three years. The Cabinet’s recent decision on 8 December 2023, saw the appointment of a stellar lineup of individuals who bring a wealth of expertise and diverse perspectives to the […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

The Rail Safety Regulator’s (RSR) Annual Rail Safety Conference 2022 is a conducive forum for rail stakeholders to engage and collaborate on endeavours that will create safe, efficient, and reliable solutions to address the emerging risks within the South African railway industry and beyond. Hosted by the RSR and sponsored by the Gautrain Management Agency as […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

Last year the RSR unveiled its new, vibrant and warm corporate identity to the world and with that, came the work of etching our brand in people’s minds. First we had a tragic, yet eye opening advert on television to share our message on rail safety; now we have taken it a step further by […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

For immediate release: 8 June 2022 The Railway Safety Regulator and Traxtion collaborate in the fight against level crossing incidents On the eve of International Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD), the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) and Traxtion will be conducting safety awareness campaigns in the North West.  In the last year, the region recorded the […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

By Sma Ngcamu-Tukulula (Smart Ergonomics Managing Director and Certified Human Factors/ Ergonomics Specialist) Managing Railway Safety The safety of railway operations in South Africa is high on the agenda for the Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) and railway operators alike. While the strategies for improving railway safety may often center around railway occurrences, it is becoming […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

The Railway Safety Regulator has started off the new year with a bang by producing a chilling TV advert set to change minds and behaviour at level crossings. Set in the heart of Pretoria’s railway hub in Pienaarspoort, the audience is introduced to an all too familiar sight whereby an irate carpool driver is transporting […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

The Railway Safety Regulator is very concerned that rail tracks have become a popular location for photographs for matriculants and wedding parties. Rail reserves are private property and those accessing are trespassing and can be fined or imprisoned.  It is illegal to cross railway tracks at any point other than a designated railway crossing. When […]

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It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day

Kindly note that external bursaries are available for final year, Honours and Masters students who are registered at tertiary institutions in South Africa in the following fields: Mechanical Engineering Civil Engineering Electrical Engineering Electronics Engineering To obtain an application form, kindly email bursaries@rsr.org.za.

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