25 Feb '12, 2am

Good morning! Leticia's weather report for today is rain with possible falling MRT rail clips

SINGAPORE - A rail clip fell from the viaduct near Clementi MRT Station on Thursday - the second time in four days that a rail clip had fallen off and missed hitting passers-by below. The latest incident prompted the Land Transport Authority (LTA) yesterday to instruct SMRT to immediately put up temporary safety nets at the two stretches of the viaduct between Dover and Jurong East. These nets are to be replaced as soon as possible by a wire mesh along the viaduct railings, said an LTA spokesperson in a statement, citing "concern" over the two recent cases of broken rail clips falling off the MRT viaduct. The wire mesh is to then be progressively extended to other parts of the rail viaduct as required. The LTA has also asked SMRT for a full report about the two incidents. On Monday, a rail clip fell from the 8m-high train viaduct between Clementi and Jurong stations. There...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/Singapore/EDC120225-0000047/An...

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Another MRT rail clip falls off, this time near Clementi station (via ST iPhone App)

Another MRT rail clip falls off, this time near...

straitstimes.com 25 Feb '12, 3am

Four days after a metal rail clip fell off an MRT viaduct onto the ground in Jurong, nearly hitting a passer-by, another f...

Broken rail clips found near Clementi MRT stati...

straitstimes.com 24 Feb '12, 12pm

A fallen rail clip from the viaduct near Clementi MRT Station had been discovered by SMRT on Thursday evening. -- ST PHOTO...

Another metal clip falls off MRT track

Another metal clip falls off MRT track

tnp.sg 25 Feb '12, 6am

Less than a week after a rail clip fell off the MRT track near Jurong East MRT station, another rail clip was found below ...

Another dislodged rail clip found below an MRT viaduct - the 3rd in a week

Another dislodged rail clip found below an MRT ...

straitstimes.com 27 Feb '12, 1am

The rail clip was found last Saturday near the fitness corner below the MRT viaduct a few hundred metres from Ang Mo Kio s...

'Cute' man on MRT wears pink ears and takes pictures of himself

'Cute' man on MRT wears pink ears and takes pic...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 24 Feb '12, 10am

was amused to see this man wearing pink 'Mickey Mouse' ears and taking pictures of himself on the MRT. The STOMPer wrote: ...

Parts of North-South MRT Line will have rail su...

channelnewsasia.com 08 Mar '12, 6am

SINGAPORE: Certain stretches of the MRT system along the North-South Line will have their rail support or timber sleepers ...

#Train #failure causes 'human #jam' at #City #Hall #MRT station

#Train #failure causes 'human #jam' at #City #H...

singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg 29 Feb '12, 5am

Commuters at City Hall station yesterday (Feb 28) were affected by a disruption to train services brought about by a fault...

the fuvk. foriegners should eff off singapore if you not happy. /fumes/

the fuvk. foriegners should eff off singapore i...

news.insing.com 26 Feb '12, 12pm

Netizens are outraged by an incident on the MRT, where a Singaporean was slapped by a foreigner over a priority seat. The ...