Rail Safety

04 May 2021 - 04 May 2021

Rail Safety
View event site Location: N/A Organiser: Waterfront Conference Company Organiser Website: https://www.waterfrontconferencecompany.com/ Organiser phone: +44 (0)207 067 1597 Organiser email: [email protected]

Rail Safety: Improving safety throughout the network – learning from incidents and strengthening safety culture is a virtual conference that will take place on Tuesday 4th May 2021.

COVID-19 and recent rail incidents have raised serious questions about rail safety and existing safety standards. Attend this virtual event to learn from recent incidents and understand how key findings can be applied to improve safety throughout the network. You will hear the latest safety standards, insight on future regulations and understand how to create an improved culture of safety.

Join senior rail leaders to hear essential updates including the latest strategies for mitigating the impact of extreme weather events, recommendations for reducing the risk of derailments and how to improve safety on worksites, open infrastructure sidings and depots.

You will hear practical solutions to some of the most pertinent issues facing the industry including how to support the mental health and wellbeing of the rail workforce.


  • Hear an update from the RSSB on new safety standards and systems
  • Understand COVID-19’s impact on safety standards and key lessons learnt from maintaining workforce and passenger safety during the crisis
  • Evaluate the responses to recent derailments and the RAIB’s recommendations on how to improve freight safety
  • Receive practical guidance on how to better manage risk on worksites, open infrastructure sidings and depots
  • Learn how to identify and overcome obstacles to create a culture of safety and improve management assurance processes
  • Join the live discussion about supporting the mental wellbeing of rail workers – what initiatives are underway and what more can be done?

Check out the Rail Safety programme here.

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