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Rail Safety LIVE 2 - Level Crossings
Rail Safety LIVE 2 – Level Crossings
Rail Safety LIVE is a live streamed event that is broadcast to thousands across the UK.
The live event focussed on Trespass and provided information to help young people understand the dangers on and near the railways as well as the consequences to a decision to trespass, not only on themselves and those close to them but also those across the rail industry.
Hear from Megan Townsend, a Level Crossing Manager for Network Rail, as she explains how to use level crossings safely.
This broadcast is suitable for ages 11 and upwards due to its content.
Level Crossing Manager, Network Rail
My name is Megan Townsend, I am a Level Crossing Manager on North West and Central Region and have worked at Network Rail for 3 years. My role is to manage level crossing risk. I spend a lot of time speaking to the public and educating people how to stay safe on and around level crossings. The key aspects of my role are to complete Risk Assessments and Level Crossing Inspections, communicate with Stakeholders and project teams, and help facilitate Safety Campaigns and Awareness around rail safety.
- What browser should I use to watch this event?
For best performance please ensure you are using Google Chrome on a PC/Laptop. For Mac and tablet/smarphone users the live event will stream fine with Firefox, Safari etc.
- Will I be able to test the live stream before the start of the event?
Yes you can test the video player we will be using for the event by clicking on the video above.
- How do I ask a question before or during the LIVE event?
You will be able to ask questions in advance of the event as well as on the day by using the chat facility above located next to the video player.
For best results please use Google Chrome on a PC/Laptop or Safari/Firefox on a tablet device.