Yesterday , the Hefei Rail Transit Line 3, which will be officially opened at the end of this year, entered the passenger-free trial operation stage .
According to reports, a no-load trial operation is a key stage before the initial operation of rail transit lines. It test the functions and operation stability of the equipment systems and also whether the rules , regulations and department cooperation can meet the needs of the rail transit operation and management. It also looks into coping strategies and solutions for emergencies and related departments effectiveness .
A total of 68 emergency drills will be conducted during the trial operation, covering the organization, rescue treatment and passenger service of various states (including normal conditions, emergencies, operation accidents, equipment failures, etc.) that may occur after the line is fully opened.