The ITACET Foundation and the Argentinian Association of Tunnels and Underground Space (AATES) are pleased to announce that a training session on The Management of User Safety in Underground Railway Facilities will take place in Buenos Aires on 5th September 2018 within the scope of the 8th “Tunnelling and Underground Space Days”. The programme for this session has been established in collaboration with ITA COSUF and will look at safety principles for railway and metro tunnels, lessons learnt from past tunnel incidents, the role and main features of safety equipment, the main actors, roles and responsibilities in terms of safety for tunnels in operation, safety documentation, crisis preparation and maintenance requirements. The Sao Paolo metro network will serve as a case study.
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