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Accident at Southall East on 24th November 2002

Accident Summary

Accident at Southall East on 24th November 2002

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Southall East

Train Operator

First Great Western

Primary Cause

Track defect

Secondary Causes

Inadequate maintenance, inadequate workmanship



0 fatalities, 0 injured

Accident Investigation Status

This accident has been the subject of a published formal accident investigation, which you will find below.

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Related Documents

Link  [?] Document Date
view document PDF (0.1Mb download)Southall East Junction Report and Recommendations2003
view document PDF (0.1Mb download)Derailment of First Great Western high speed train at Southall East on Sunday 24 November 2002Apr 2006

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