You vs the electrified third rail

More than 30% of the network uses a third rail to power trains.

You vs the electrified third rail

The third rail is probably the most concealed threat because it looks like an ordinary rail but carries 750 volts of direct current – easily enough to kill you.

You vs the electrified third rail

If you come into contact with the rail, the electric current will pull you in, like a magnet, and you’ll be stuck until emergency services can switch the power off.