Croydon tram crash: Report says driver 'probably dozed off'

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07 December 2017 14:07:24 BBC News - UK

A report into the crash which killed seven people claims "stronger windows" could have saved lives. Full article on Croydon tram crash: Report says driver 'probably dozed off'

Vice All News Time07 December 2017 14:07:24


Croydon tram driver 'had microsleep' while driving over speed limit before crashing on bend killing seven passengers, official report reveals

2.1148243 07 December 2017 14:28:38 mirror - News

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch say a dark tunnel before the bend led to a 49-second period of low workload during which Alfred Dorris is thought to have nodded off

Vice All News Time07 December 2017 14:28:38

Croydon tram crash could have been prevented, says widow

1.8351457 06 December 2017 20:06:07 BBC News - UK

Marilyn Logan says a similar speeding incident days before the Croydon crash was not acted upon quickly enough.

Vice All News Time06 December 2017 20:06:07

Croydon tram crash: Drivers 'fell asleep' on fatal line

1.7767237 24 April 2017 08:41:32 BBC News - UK

Drivers say a "dead man's handle" safety device often does not stop trams when drivers fall asleep.

Vice All News Time24 April 2017 08:41:32

Croydon crash tram driver 'lost awareness' before bend

1.7767237 21 February 2017 03:34:01 News | Mail Online

Analysis of the on board data recorder shows the regular service brake was not applied until around 2.5 seconds before the tram reached the Sandilands curve near Croydon in November.

Vice All News Time21 February 2017 03:34:01

Report into Croydon crash that killed seven and injured 51 says driver 'lost awareness' before tram overturned

1.4806031 20 February 2017 12:59:05 mirror - News

Interim report into accident near Sandilands Junction suggests the driver was not ‘aware’ he was approaching the tight curve and was travelling at three and a half times the speed limit

Vice All News Time20 February 2017 12:59:05

Croydon tram crash: 'Sleeping' driver footage probed

1.4806031 19 November 2016 02:51:35 BBC News - UK

An investigation is launched into footage appearing to show a tram driver nodding off at the controls.

Vice All News Time19 November 2016 02:51:35

Tram driver 'filmed dozing off at wheel on same line where crash killed seven and injured 51 others'

1.4806031 19 November 2016 01:25:35 mirror - News

A concerned passenger can be heard asking: "Is he going to stop the tram?"

Vice All News Time19 November 2016 01:25:35

Croydon tram crash driver 'blacked out and fell on the accelerator' claim colleagues

1.450605 12 November 2016 22:04:02 mirror - News

Seven passengers died and more than 50 were wounded in the horror smash

Vice All News Time12 November 2016 22:04:02

Croydon tram crash victims named

1.3730909 12 November 2016 18:30:17 BBC News - UK

All seven victims of Croydon tram derailment are named by police

Vice All News Time12 November 2016 18:30:17

Croydon tram crash driver tested for drink and drugs, as mobile records are also probed

1.3320003 11 November 2016 23:58:17 mirror - News

The 42-year-old family man, who has still not been named, was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter after the horror which killed seven passengers

Vice All News Time11 November 2016 23:58:17