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Crinan community welcomes installation of defibrillator by AmcoGiffen

AmcoGiffen has installed a defibrillator on behalf of the charity The Community Heartbeat Trust while carrying out work on the Crinan Canal lock gates on behalf...

Chiltern Railways launch virtual programme to promote rail safety for school children

Chiltern Railways have teamed up with Heart of England Community Rail Partnership to produce a new rail safety programme for schools.The safety programme, aimed...

RISQS launches exciting rebrand and new website and announces its latest offering for members

Over the last few months RISQS, under the stewardship of RSSB, has undergone various challenges. Despite all the recent changes - RISQS has remained...

Mace appoints new head of Health, Safety and Wellbeing for construction

Mace, the global consultancy and construction company, has appointed Kari Sprostranova to lead the Health, Safety and Wellbeing strategy for its construction business. Kari joins...

146 people Stay Connected at BCRRE/Network Rail SME Webinar

Network Rail’s Commercial Director for the North West and Central Region says she is trying to bring about change when it comes to working...

Freight depot operator guilty after ORR prosecution into death of 11-year-old boy

WH Malcom Limited, which runs one of the biggest freight depots in Britain, has been found guilty of failing to prevent unauthorised access to...

Rail partnership warns against dangers of level crossing misuse following shocking ‘railway selfie’ craze

Hashtags like #railphotography and #railwayshoot have escalated dramatically in recent years ― with more than 1M uses on trend-setting apps like Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok. The dangerous craze has contributed to...

Firm plan to standardise Heritage Rail safety

The Heritage Railway Association (HRA) is another step nearer to launching its own safety and standards board.   This will build on many years of work...

Safer Travel welcomes new Transport Safety Officers to tackle antisocial behaviour on public transport

Safer Travel has welcomed three new team members into brand new roles created to tackle antisocial behaviour on the public transport network. Three Transport Safety...

Railway work made safer as human lookouts to no longer be used in Wales

Engineering work on the railway in Wales has been made safer with the end of human lookouts which are used to warn the workforce...

South Western Railway guards trial body worn cameras to improve customer and colleague safety

South Western Railway (SWR) has announced a new trial of body worn cameras for its guards working out of Fratton depot, Portsmouth. The use of...

Nutshell Apps launches rail safety reporting toolkit as part of Rail Safety Week

The free toolkit from rail technology specialist Nutshell Apps includes all essential daily safety reports and briefings, designed with Network Rail-standard forms and sheets...
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Brilliant boost for Barmouth economy in next stage of viaduct restoration

Alun Griffiths secure contract for the final stage of the Barmouth Viaduct upgrade project. Alun Griffiths Contractors Ltd has been awarded the contract for the...

East West Railway Company launches engagement exercise for innovative ‘Enterprise Partner’ model – an industry first for UK rail

The East West Railway Company (EWR Co) is launching a market engagement exercise on an innovative new ‘Enterprise Partner’ model to support the company...

Green light for £150m Global Centre for Rail Excellence

A planning application for the construction of a world class rail testing facility at the head of the Dulais and Tawe Valleys has been...