Written by Super User
Category: The Safety Directive (EU) 2016/798
Created: 29 November 2017
The Directive applies to:
- the entire Union rail system.;
- as well as to ‘tram-trains’ as so far as they operate on national rail infrastructure.
The Directive does NOT apply to (unless Member States decide otherwise):
- local public transport systems (metros, trams and other light rail systems);
- Member States may exclude privately owned railway infrastructure (incl sidings), local, historical or touristic infrastructure and vehicles, light rail infrastructure occasionally used, vehicles primarily used on light rail infrastructure.