This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement Nr 285153.

RESTRAIL Final Conference

 09:30 - 10:00 - Keynote speeches

Welcome by the coordinator (Jacques Colliard, Head of UIC security division)
Key note address from UIC (Jean-Pierre Loubinoux, UIC General Director)
PDF - 75 kb
Key note address from INFRABEL (Ann Billiau, INFRABEL General Director)
PDF - 2.6 Mb

 10:00 - 11.30 - Lessons learnt from the project

Qualitative analysis of suicide and trespass on railways properties (Anne Silla, VTT)
PDF - 206.5 kb
Assessment of measures targeted to reduce railway suicides and trespasses (Maria Hedqvist, TRAFIKVERKET and Jean-Marie Burkhardt, IFSTTAR)
PDF - 134.8 kb
Mitigation of Consequences by Improving Procedures and Decision Making (Gilad Rafaeli, MTRS3)
PowerPoint - 2.1 Mb
Implementation and monitoring process of field tests (Veli-Pekka Kallberg, VTT)
PDF - 220.9 kb

 11:30 - 12.30 - Examples of suicide prevention actions

Switzerland (Thomas Reisch, Hospital of Psychiatry Muensingen)
PDF - 1.2 Mb
Australia (Naomi Frauenfelder, TrackSAFE)
PDF - 1.1 Mb

 13:30 - 14:30 - Poster session - Presentation of RESTRAIL Field pilot tests

Suicide prevention
PDF - 314 kb
Societal collaboration to prevent railway suicide (Trafikverket)
PDF - 1.1 Mb
PDF - 347.9 kb
Gatekeeper training course for personnel working in a railway environment (HMGU)
PDF - 201.8 kb
PDF - 309 kb
Gatekeeper course “Contact with a (possibly) suicidal person" (PRORAIL)
PDF - 370.3 kb
Restriction of access to fast lines, using mid-platform fencing and other restrictions to access (UNOTT)
Trespass prevention
PDF - 320.8 kb
Warning signs and posters (CIDAUT)
PDF - 400.4 kb
Education in schools for 8–11 year old children (VTT)
PDF - 322.3 kb
Video enforcement and sound warning (VTT)
PDF - 315.6 kb
Railway safety education programme (FFE)
PDF - 391.7 kb
A combination of measures at Aydin station (TCDD)
Mitigation of the consequences
PDF - 325.3 kb
Computer Based Training (CBT) Module for Responding Bodies to mitigate post-incident consequences (MTRS3)
PDF - 320.5 kb
Forward Facing CCTV (MTRS3)

 14:30 - 15.15 - RESTRAIL Toolbox -

Presentation (Grigore Havarneanu, UIC)
PDF - 3.8 Mb
Questions & answers

 15:15 - 16:00 - Conclusion Session

European Railway Agency (Jayne Yeo, ERA)
PDF - 866.6 kb
What’s next : proposal and discussion (Marie-Hélène Bonneau, UIC)
PDF - 1008 kb
Summary and conclusion (Jacques Colliard, UIC)


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