Navigate Up
Sign In


​On the Right Track Newsletter


On the Right Track newsletter:

 “On the Right Track”

 is a free Transnet Freight Rail Community quarterly publication with special focus on safety, schools and communities affected by the rail network. On the right track newsletter

We have the power to create a better South Africa if we work together to fight crime and irresponsible behaviour on the railway


It contains the following:

  • Career/Educational opportunities.

  • Competitions

  • Awareness Campaigns

  • Articles


(Security measure) Read and download on the right track community newsletter after answering the following questions:

  • Can you be arrested for crossing railway tracks anywhere other than at an official level crossing?

  • Do trains always have right of way over vehicles and pedestrians?

  • Can a driver be fined for failing to give way to trains and other railway vehicles?

  • Do trains only travel at night?

  • What do you do before crossing the railway line?

  • Are you allowed to cross the railway because you can’t see, even if you can hear it?

  • How long does it take a train to stop?