The RSSB Podcast

When Software Goes Wrong—The Cambrian Line Incident

February 10, 2021 RSSB Season 1 Episode 13
The RSSB Podcast
When Software Goes Wrong—The Cambrian Line Incident
Show Notes

In this fourth podcast about the impact of software failures on railway asset safety, I talk with Dr Emma Taylor about the causes of the Cambrian Line Incident. Failures both of the software system and of the processes during development, testing and implementation.

Emma also talks about the industry's response to recommendation 3 in the RAIB report on the incident.

Show notes, with links to the relevant resources and any other related blog posts, are available in the Blog for this episode on the RSSB website.