ARIOPS Mental Health Awareness Week 2019
With Mental Health Awareness Week around the corner (13-18 May) you may be wondering what you can do to demonstrate your commitment to mental well-being in your workplace. Well check out this article and get the latest scoop
RSSB Newsletter April
Your April 2019 RSSB Newsletter.
We have captured the key learning points about safety at level crossings, on behalf of the Level Crossings Strategy Group. The digest documents and shares lessons learnt from past incidents, so that these errors are not repeated.
Train Driver Licences and Certificate Regulation 2010
We are updating and simplifying the guidance regarding Train Driver Licences and are consulting on a new suite of four guides to replace the old single guidance document.
The Train Driving Licences and Certificates Regulations 2010 (TDLCR) require all train drivers on the mainline railway to hold a licence and a certificate to drive a train.
Exemption for applications for train driving licenses
To Employers of train drivers Doctors carrying out medical examinations of train drivers General Secretaries of ASLEF, RMT and TSSA Please find below a link to a letter from Ian Prosser CBE regarding the use of an exemption for applications for train driving licenses, where…
ARIOPS 2018 Conference and AGM, The National Railway Museum, York
We are delighted to let you know that booking is now open for the ARIOPS 2018 Conference and AGM. All bookings are to be made via the online system. Here is the link to it: www.eiseverywhere.com/344440 The system has been designed to make the booking…
Hello, Welcome to this issue of Your RSSB, providing you with details of what we’re delivering for the rail industry and you. As well as our regular updates an information about our upcoming events, we have our business plan for the new financial year, new…
Competency recommendations for medical assessments in railway
Introduction Railway medical assessments are now undertaken by all levels of clinicians to ensure medical fitness to work in a safety critical environment and comply with legislation. Guidance published by the Office of Road and Rail states that the railway company has responsibility to use…
January 2018 Occupational Health Update
The January 2018 edition of ORR’s quarterly occupational health update is now available to download from their website. This issue focuses on: -The new ORR ‘fitness for work’ guidance -Help for rail companies on HAVS -Action on silica dust: IOSH cross industry pledge You…
Quarterly updates for the rail industry on ORR’s health programme
Following discussion at the ARIOPS meeting on Thursday regarding access to the ORR Industry Brief, we have chosen to to include a link below: Click Here This provides access to the previous editions of the Industry Brief (at the bottom of the page)…