Defective signalling likely caused Joburg train crash

2015-07-19 11:47

A defective signalling system seems the likely cause of the train crash at Booysens station in Johannesburg, in which 239 people were injured, the Railway Safety Regulator says.

Railway regulator unveils safety guide

2011-05-27 15:34

A new set of guidelines is expected to help improve working conditions, says the transport ministry.

Rail line closed after collision

2010-09-10 18:04

The railway line between Angus and Mpilisweni stations east of Johannesburg is closed following the collision between two trains.

9th body found after Cape crash

2010-08-25 12:50

Forensic specialists investigating the scene of a crash between a commuter train and a minibus taxi have found another body in the wreckage.


Train, taxi crash: Driver ignored warnings

2012-03-16 22:07

The rail watchdog will investigate the level crossing accident in which five schoolchildren were injured, saying witnesses claim that the driver ignored flag-men and hooting from the train.

Soweto train crash being probed

2011-05-20 10:48

The Railway Safety Regulator says it is investigating the Soweto train collision in which 644 people were injured.

Buses called in after train crash

2010-09-10 15:29

Metrorail says it has arranged for buses to transport commuters after a collision between one of its trains and a freight train in the East Rand.

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