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2016 croydon tram derailment

On 9 November 2016, a tram operated by Tramlink, a light rail tram sys...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
On 9 November 2016, a tram operated by Tramlink, a light rail tram system serving Croydon and surrounding areas in South London, England, derailed and overturned on a sharp bend approaching a junction. There were seven fatalities with 58 other people injured, sixteen of them sustained serious injuries. The tram was carrying about 70 passengers. It was the first tram incident in the United Kingdom in which passengers were killed since 1959.
2016 croydon tram derailment

Croydon tram crash: Safety concerns remain two years on

BBC News - 09 Nov 2018
A memorial service has been held in south London to mark the second anniversary of the Croydon tram crash. Seven people died and another 62 were injured, 19 seriously, on 9 November 2016. Two years on concerns have been raised by Croydon Central ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

NHS tells staff to use WhatsApp to communicate during emergencies

Telegraph.co.uk - 09 Nov 2018
Medics have already turned to encrypted communication apps to deal with emergency situations such as the 2016 Croydon tram crash, and last year's Grenfell Tower fire and terrorist attacks in London Bridge and Manchester. The new guidance will help NHS ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

Half of tram crash safety recommendations remain undone

Inside Croydon (satire) (blog) - 29 Oct 2018
Next month marks two years since the worst tram crash in this country for more than half a century, when seven people were killed and more than 60 others were injured. It was early on November 9, 2016, when the tram, heading to Wimbledon from New ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

'I still cry every day' - The Croydon tram crash two years on

Croydon Advertiser - 09 Nov 2018
He didn't even make one stop before the tram derailed. Jean, 62, told the Advertiser: "Anyone who knows me and knows my boy Mark Smith will know I'm still heartbroken over losing him the way I did on November 9, 2016. He's the first one and the last I ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

Croydon tram crash: TfL receives 87 claims

BBC News - 31 Jan 2018
Transport for London (TfL) has received 87 claims for compensation over the Croydon tram crash, a report has found. The second investigation out of four into the cause of the derailment, which killed seven and injured more than 50 people, has been ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

UK Regulatory Update | October 2018

Lexology - 06 Nov 2018
In Butt v Regina, the Court of Appeal confirmed that courts should apply the 'structure' of the sentencing guidelines for health and safety offences (in force since February 2016) for the sentencing of cases involving breaches of the Regulatory Reform ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

Croydon tram crash: Two memorials unveiled

BBC News - 09 Nov 2017
Two memorials honouring the victims of the Croydon tram derailment have been unveiled on the first anniversary of the tragedy. Seven people died when the commuter tram overturned on 9 November 2016. A stone plinth has been erected near the crash site ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

Croydon tram: Seven dead and 50 injured after derailment

BBC News - 09 Nov 2016
Seven people have died and dozens more have been injured after a tram overturned in London. People were trapped inside and more than 50 were taken to hospital after the derailment in Croydon just after 06:00 GMT. The tram driver, 42, from Beckenham, ...
2016 croydon tram derailment

Croydon tram crash could have been prevented, says widow

BBC News - 06 Dec 2017
The widow of a Croydon tram crash victim says she is angry a similar speeding incident days before was not acted upon quickly enough. Seven people died when the tram derailed at Sandilands last November. Marilyn Logan, whose husband Phil died in the ...

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