Railway Safety Act 2005

Unlawful use of system of communication between passengers and train drivers.


118.—Where a F134 [ railway organisation ] provides an emergency cord or other system of emergency communication between the passengers and the driver of a train, any person who uses that cord or system without reasonable and sufficient cause is guilty of an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding €3,000 or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 1 month, or to both.




Substituted (25.11.2013) by European Union (Railway Safety) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 444 of 2013), reg. 20(1)(d).