Harmonisation of rail safety laws could force NSW train drivers to work longer hours

Reported by Haydee | 05 Mar, 2012

A plan to harmonise rail safety laws across Australia could force train drivers to work for more than 12 hours. Unions and the NSW government are opposing the proposal, which would throw out a reform stemming from the official inquiries into the Glenbrook and Waterfall train disasters. National Transport Commission’s draft statement which will be …