Safe railways for Australia

ONRSR's National Priorities


A national priority for ONRSR is defined as a rail safety area of regulatory focus that applies to multiple jurisdictions and operators and warrants a sustained period of regulatory attention. ONRSR typically targets its national priorities through operator-centric national compliance projects or industry-wide, education-focused safety improvement projects.

ONRSR applied a structured, evidence-based risk assessment process to identify the following four national priority areas of regulatory focus: