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Railroad/Cable Test

Introduction

  • Railroad/Cable Test

    Aims to check the safety of transportation facilities utilizing the railroad/track and vehicle on it to move passengers and/or payload, such as monorail, light rail, cable car, or ski lift, while ensuring their operational suitability based on predetermined criteria

  • Purpose

    To ensure the suitable performance and safety of rail/cable-based transportation facilities in order to protect the life and property of citizens

  • Test Type
    Test Type
    Category Description
    Safety test Regular test
    • Annual test with validity of one year
    • Initial regular test is required within one year of the date of completion inspection.
    Retest
    • For facilities identified as failing to meet the safety criteria of enforcement rules based on the safety test
    Interim test
    • In case of an accident during operation or upon identifying any concern of an accident, as deemed necessary by the chief of a local government (mayor, governor, etc.)
    Design documents test
    • For checking safety by comparing the design documents with the safety criteria prior to commencing full operation of the facilities
    Special facilities test
    • For facilities such as those not governed by the Tramway Transportation Act or military facilities