European Railway Agency - ERA

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Setting a common approach to reducing rail noise pollution

Setting a common approach to reducing rail noise pollution

4 Dec 2019

Oscar Martos and Kamil Pravdík, Project Officers in the Fixed Installations and Rolling Stock Unit at the European Union Agency for Railways (ERA), discuss how the European Union has begun to confront railway noise emissions through the creation of the Environmental Noise Directive and how, going forward, EU countries will begin to comply with the legal framework.