TITLE

Alan Williams

AUTHOR(S)
Williams, Alan
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Modern Railways;Jul2008, Vol. 65 Issue 718, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author deplores the decision of the British Office of Rail Regulation (ORR) to hand to the Treasury the fine it collected from the Network Rail debacle instead of spending it for the improvement of railway information systems. The ORR says its decision enhances effectiveness of the penalty but people within the industry thinks the decision is nonsense. He believes that the ORR, can find a more user-beneficial way of ensuring compliance than merely participating in a bureaucratic money-go-round with government otherwise it will earn the public's ire.
ACCESSION #
33204860

 

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