Railway Safety Act 2005

PART 3

General Duties of Railway Undertakings, Persons Working on Railways and Other Persons

Annotations:

Amendments:

F27

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

Editorial Notes:

E16

The railway undertakings referred to in the title appear to be a reference to railway organisations in accordance with European Union (Railway Safety) Regulations 2013 (S.I. No. 444 of 2013), reg. 20(1)(d), which provided for the substitution of “railway organisation” for “railway undertaking” in numerous sections including sections in this Part.

General duties of F27 [ railway organisation ]s.

36

36.—It shall be the general duty of a F27 [ railway organisation ] to ensure, in so far as is reasonably practicable, the safety of persons in the operation of its railway.

Annotations:

Amendments:

F27

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