Interlocking and blocking: the safety apparatus of railways – what it is, its history and types of interlocking

What is interlocking? Interlocking in railways is a critical safety system designed to prevent conflicting movements of trains and ensure the safe operation of railway networks. It is an essential component of railway signaling that helps manage the complex interactions between trains, tracks, and signals. The primary purpose of interlocking is to avoid collisions and … Read more