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Germany train accident

Issy-les-Moulineaux, 9th february 2016 - Two regional trains operated by Meridian, a subsidiary of Transdev Germany had a frontal collision this morning near Munich.

Managers and all Transdev employees are terribly shocked by this accident of exceptional severity. At this time, all their thoughts are with the victims, their families, their colleagues and their relatives. Jean-Marc Janaillac, Transdev's Chairman and Director, immediately set off for Germany.

An investigation will be opened by the German police. Transdev wishes the causes of this tragedy to be sought out completely and transparently.

About Transdev

A subsidiary of Caisse des Dépôts and Veolia, Transdev is a world leader in mobility. Transdev guides and supports local transport authorities from pre-project phase, to project support and development, to everyday operation of transport networks. With 83,000 employees in 19 countries, the group operates 43,000 vehicles and 22 light rail networks. In 2014, Transdev generated €6.6bn in turnover.