Sunday, July 16, in the train, EN route from tel Aviv to Beit Shemesh, there was a fire. The cause of the fire was the friction arising from the fact that jammed one of the brakes of the train.
The squad has made an emergency stop near the river Sorek. Passengers transferred to another train. It is reported that no changes in rail traffic between tel Aviv and Jerusalem.
29 Jan at the train station in Herzliya there was a fire in the locomotive of the passenger train. As a result of this incident was not injured. All passengers were evacuated, and then to the station was customized.
On 4 February a fire broke out in the Haifa underground the «Carmelit». Because of the thick smoke, the police blocked several streets in the area of the incident. A woman living near one of the metro stations, were poisoned by carbon monoxide and were hospitalized. As it became known later, fired up the train cars standing on the bottom of the station «Area of Paris». One of the cars completely burnt, the other two received serious injuries.