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RESOLUTION OF THE MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT AND COMMUNICATIONS OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

of June 30, 2015 No. 27

About finding of citizens and placement of objects in zones of the increased danger

(as amended on 23-07-2021)

Based on the paragraph of the seventh of part one of article 9 of the Law of the Republic of Belarus of January 6, 1999 No. 237-Z "About rail transport" and subitem 5.9 of Item 5 of the Regulations on the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus approved by the resolution of Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus of July 31, 2006 No. 985, the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus DECIDES:

1. Approve Rules of finding of citizens and placement of objects in zones of the increased danger, accomplishment in these zones of works, journey and transition through railway tracks (are applied).

2. This resolution becomes effective after its official publication.

Minister

A. A. Sivak

Approved by the Resolution of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus of June 30, 2015 No. 27

Rules of finding of citizens and placement of objects in zones of the increased danger, accomplishment in these zones of works, journey and transition through railway tracks

Chapter 1. General provisions

1. These rules are established:

standards of behavior of citizens in case of stay on railway tracks or in close proximity to railway tracks on stages, railway stations, traveling, stopping points, passenger platforms, and also on other objects of the organizations of rail transport public intended for movement of vehicles of rail transport (further - zones of the increased danger);

procedure for crossing (journey, transition) by citizens of railway tracks public;

placements of objects, including information signs of safety, and performance of works in zones of the increased danger.

2. For the purposes of these rules terms and their determinations in the values established by the Law of the Republic of Belarus "About rail transport", the railroad Operational regulations for the Republic of Belarus approved by the resolution of the Ministry of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Belarus of November 25, 2015 No. 52 are applied.

Chapter 2. The organization of conditions of safe finding of citizens in zones of the increased danger, placements of objects and accomplishment in these zones of works

3. For the purpose of safety control of movement and operation of rail transport of zone of the increased danger if necessary are subject to barrier.

4. For the prevention of cases of injuring of citizens, for the purpose of drawing attention of citizens to the available or potential danger and informing on necessary actions by the owner of infrastructure of rail transport public (further - infrastructure) in zones of the increased danger information signs of safety are placed.

5. Information signs of safety (further, unless otherwise specified, - signs) are established taking into account the following conditions:

without fail signs are established on approaches to places and (or) is direct at places in which situation requires permanent reminder to citizens about possible danger, non-admission of certain actions, and in the presence of steady tendency of injuring of citizens (at least two cases for the last three years);

according to the decision of the owner of infrastructure signs are established in places of mass pass and stay of citizens and on approaches to such places;

signs can be established on walls, barriers and other vertical planes, on support of contact network, lamp posts, on special racks;

recommended height of arrangement of sign out of rooms and cars - 250 cm from earth level to sign sill. Temporary signs can be established with use of racks of smaller height (100-150 cm);

signs are placed so that their visibility did not exceed 10 m;

the arrangement of signs shall not hinder movement of people, transport, cargo transfer, shall exclude possibility of their perception as the signals relating to train movements and shunting operation and not to worsen visibility of signaling apparatuses, indexes and other signs;

the plane of signs shall be perpendicular axes of observation or movement of citizens for which it is intended, at the same time the image of sign can be in vertical or horizontal representation;

the signs established on support lighting masts on condition of fixture on portable bracket, as a rule, shall be bilateral (the image on the front and reverse side of the carrier).

Images of information signs of safety are determined according to appendix.

The sign "It Is Forbidden to Jump from Platform!" is established on:

high and average passenger platforms on railway stations and stopping points in places of entrance on passenger platforms;

cargo platforms, the raised platforms and other infrastructure facilities with considerable eminence concerning the level of top of heads of rails in the presence of free approach of citizens to them.

The sign "It Is Forbidden to Go in the Ways!" is established:

on passenger platforms, on railway stations, stopping points and stages;

in places of crossing by citizens of railway tracks on the railway stations and stopping points which are not equipped and not designated as the crosswalk.

The sign "It Is Forbidden to Rise by Roof of Railway Vehicles!" is established:

at crosswalks and office passes through tail tracks, ways of overlap fault of double inclines, way of priyemo-dispatch parks;

in places of crossing by citizens of railway tracks on the railway stations and stopping points which are not equipped and not designated as the crosswalk;

on passenger platforms, on railway stations and stopping points.

The sign "It Is Forbidden to Get through Automatic Couplings!" and the sign "Podlezat under the Car It Is Forbidden!" are established:

at crosswalks and office passes through tail tracks, ways of overlap fault of double inclines, way of priyemo-dispatch parks;

in places of crossing by citizens of railway tracks on the railway stations and stopping points which are not equipped and not designated as the crosswalk.

The sign "In case of the Closed Barrier Pass Is Prohibited!" is established on:

regulated railroad crossings with barrier with heavy traffic of pedestrians;

barriers before entrance on infrastructure facilities.

The sign "It Is Forbidden to Be on the edge of Platform!" is established on passenger platforms, on railway stations and stopping points.

The sign "Beware of the Train!" is established in places of mass pass of citizens through railway tracks with limited visibility of railway tracks.

Sign "Carefully! Electric pressure!" it is established on:

support of contact network, power vestibule cabinets in electric trains and so forth;

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