Carmont accident

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NR fined £6.7m over Carmont derailment

Infrastructure manager admits failings from 2020 derailment

Carmont report triggers Mk 3 safety scare

■ Extensive industry studies validated life extension
■ Structural integrity the key
■ Crashworthiness standards focused on low-speed collisions

For want of a nail

Our editorial reflects on the RAIB's report into the Carmont derailment

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Older train safety questioned after Carmont

The crashworthiness and safety of older trains running on the network was questioned during RAIB's investigation into the Carmont derailment.

An investigator examines the accident site at Carmont. News Premium

Faults found in weather management at Carmont

Management of extreme weather processes in conditions such as those which caused the Carmont Accident prompted recommendations in RAIB's report.

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Faulty drainage installation caused Carmont derailment

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch report into the August 2020 derailment at Carmont says faulty drainage caused the accident.

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