By Roberto Setola, Antonio Sforza, Valeria Vittorini, Concetta Pragliola
This entire monograph addresses the most important matters within the safety of railway platforms, with the target of bettering the certainty of railway infrastructure safety. in line with analyses via lecturers, know-how services and railway operators, it explains how you can verify terrorist and legal threats, layout countermeasures, and enforce potent safeguard techniques. In so doing, it attracts upon various stories from assorted nations in Europe and past. The e-book is the 1st to be committed totally to this topic. it's going to function a well timed reminder of the reputation of the railway infrastructure procedure as a goal for criminals and terrorists and, extra importantly, as a helpful source for stakeholders and pros within the railway defense box aiming to enhance powerful protection in line with a mixture of methodological, technological and organizational instruments. in addition to researchers and determination makers within the box, the publication will attract scholars drawn to serious infrastructure protection.
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1 UIC Fundamental Values Alongside its three “technical” departments—Passenger, Freight and Rail System— corresponding to the business units conventionally used in the rail sector, UIC has also created a “Fundamental Values” department bringing together various subjects which cut across the traditional lines but which also serve to protect the rail sector or spotlight its economic and societal beneﬁts. Security and safety are thus part of this department, alongside sustainable development, international training, expertise development, and research.
The Railway Security Guard was established in November 1918. A. Railway Security Guard tasks deﬁned in the Act of 28 March 2003 about Railway Transport • Monitoring of compliance with order regulations on railway premises, trains and other railway vehicles, • protecting people’s lives and health as well as their property on railway premises, trains and other railway vehicles. While executing his duties, Railway Security Guard Ofﬁcer is entitled to: • Identify individuals (check one’s ID card) • Incapacitate and transfer power to Police over all individuals who behave in the way that go beyond the permission of Railway Guard 34 F.
COLPOFER and UIC have promoted, at a specialized level, the rail environment security through international Forums. The meeting of October 2002 in Rome is noteworthy, since it involved 200 participants among Police representatives, Railway Industry managers and experts from different countries. The objective of the “Rail Security Forums” is to promote “experience sharing” and for the rail transport actors to cooperate, taking into account each other’s security elements. Security is indeed a strategic factor for the railway enterprises, and its aspects are crucial parameters in the service quality, company operation and image.
Railway Infrastructure Security by Roberto Setola, Antonio Sforza, Valeria Vittorini, Concetta Pragliola