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RESTRAIL Mid-term Conference

Paris, 12 June 2013
UIC Headquarters

Morning session

8:45 - 09:15 Registration
09:15 - 09:30 Welcome and introduction
Welcome by the coordinator (Jacques Colliard , UIC)
Expectation from the rail sector (Jean- Pierre Loubinoux, UIC) presentation
09:30 - 10:00 Keynote speeches
Key note address from ERA (Chris Carr, ERA) presentation
Vision Zero - work towards zero fatalities in Sweden (Lars Ekman, Trafikverket) presentation
10:00 - 10:15 RESTRAIL at a glance
Where are we now? (MH Bonneau, UIC) presentation
10:15 - 10:45 RESTRAIL Field pilot tests
Objectives - Selection of measures and definition of pilot test (Juan Jose Plaza, CIDAUT) presentation
10:45 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 11:30 RESTRAIL Field pilot tests (continued)
Pilot tests implementation (Anne Silla, VTT) presentation
11:30 - 13:00 Best practices
Prevention Railway Suicide programme in the Netherlands (Angela Van der Veer, PRORAIL) presentation
Switzerland : Railway suicides, looking back and looking forward (Dr. med. Thomas Reisch, University of Berne)
Canada (Cécile Bardon, CRISE, UQÀM) presentation

Afternoon session

14:00 – 16:00 3 Workshops in parallel : Preventing trespass, preventing suicides and Mitigating the consequences
16:30 – 17:30 Restitution of the work done in all the workshops by the moderators
Conclusions of the meeting