At the beginning of the month there was a collision between a train and a car that had been driving along the rails in Galicia for reasons unknown.
A 28-year-old policeman was dragged to his death by a man whom he was attempting to identify – the man pulled him off the platform into the path of an oncoming train.
A 21-year-old man was electrocuted after climbing onto the roof of a train to have his photograph taken.
Off to British Columbia in Canada now and the tale of a man who recently had what must have been one of the worst days of his life.
Rights of the passenger in cases of delay, cancellation, overbooking and lost luggage (part 1):
Every time we buy a ticket from a transport company e.g. plane, train, coach, etc we implicitly enter a contractual agreement with that transport firm. The contract is generally named “conditions of carriage”, “terms and conditions” or other similar names. It can be found on the company website and sometime in small print at the back of the ticket or in one of the receipts after the purchase. When we buy a ticket online we implicitly sign the contract by ticking the box stating that we accept the conditions of the transport company.
A Viking invasion has hit Almuñécar in the form of top Norwegian Athletes, according to the provincial press.