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The French initiative signals a positive step forwards in terms of modal shift and support for the rail freight sector. More still needs to be done to address critical quality issues on the French rail market. In line with newly adopted EU rules on access to rail facilities it is essential that non-discriminatory and transparent access for all refurbished sidings be granted to all operators.
ERFA submits an official position to OTIF on the proposal from Switzerland to modify Article 7 § 1 UR CUV. ERFA does not support the Swiss proposal to modify the liability rules in case of damages to freight wagons.
High level meeting in Brussels between infrastructure managers and rail undertakings to develop international contingency plans and address the failings of the international rail service offer.