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Pedestrian gates to an island platform: in the open position for the track that is not occupied, despite the law says crossing here is illegal

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Victorian Rail Industry Operators Group standards say the pedestrian gates have to operate independently, but the law you need to wait because the adjacent road crossing is blocked:
http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/safety-rule-at-railway-crossing-a-step-too-far-for-one-commuter-20120816-24bbm.html
Pedestrian gates to an island platform: in the open position for the track that is not occupied, despite the law says crossing here is illegal

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Taken with a Canon EOS 50D
Date: October 08, 2012 12:30 PM
Exposure Time: 1/800 sec
Aperture Value: f/9
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