Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster

 

News article: Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster

Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster - the worst rail tragedy in Australia’s history.

  NSWGR8022 Chief Commissioner

Location: From the lands of Journalism and Free Speech
For those who survived how frightening the event must have been when it unfolded and for those who worked to save the survivors at a time when conditions like PTSD were not known I hope those who needed help actually got it.

Is it still the worst train disaster in Australian History, what about the Southern Aurora?

Today marks 44 years since the Granville train disaster

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  freightgate Minister for Railways

Location: Albury, New South Wales
The concept of PTSD would not have been around including the name but the symptoms would have been. So many of those brave souls would have seen some awful things.
  s3_gunzel Not a gunzel developer

Location: Western Sydney, AU
The Violet Town incident only killed 11 people.

I know this because I checked this morning.
  viaprojects Chief Train Controller

not a news item .. time for some respect and let it drop ...
  NSWGR8022 Chief Commissioner

Location: From the lands of Journalism and Free Speech
Nice to note however and just consider those first responders and those who lost their lives.

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