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Country SWITZERLAND Draft revision of the Federal Act on Railway Noise Abatement; (3 pages; available in German, French and Italian).

Draft revision of the Federal Act on Railway Noise Abatement; (3 pages; available in German, French and Italian).


Year Issued: 2012
Month Issued: 05
Circulation Date: 2012-05-31
Bulletin of the Week: Railway freight wagons with cast-iron brake blocks.
Objective: The protection of health justifies the partial alteration of existing entitlements. Despite wide-ranging railway noise abatement measures in Switzerland (see point 8), one third of people affected continue to be exposed to harmful levels of railway noise.
Scope:

G TBT N CHE 152

The thresholds for the pass-by noise of renewed or upgraded freight wagons according to the technical specifications of interoperability relating to the subsystem "rolling stock - noise" of the trans-European conventional rail system (Decision 2011/229/EU; point 4.2.1.1, table 1) are being adopted in Swiss law. After a transitional period of eight years, they will become binding from 1 January 2020 for freight wagons deployed in or passing through Switzerland



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