Operation of Locomotives

1 – Raising of steam and dropping of fires must only be carried out in the steaming bay area. In an emergency, the fire may be dropped on the main track provided the locomotive has been moved well clear of any passengers.

2 – Refuelling of internal combustion engines should take place away from sources of ignition and any passengers. Changing of batteries on electric locomotives must be carried out well clear of any passengers.

3 -All locomotives left unattended for even a short time should be in a safe condition