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52320 Lack of briefings and welfare facilities at Haversham

January 2014 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Method of working Rules and procedures Work environment South East

Concern has been expressed about a lack of briefings and welfare facilities on a site at
Haversham near Milton Keynes.

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52343 Inadequate rest periods and excessive door-to-door times

January 2014 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Fatigue Rostering Supervision and Management South East

Concerns have been raised about Keltbray Rail staff in the south east suffering from fatigue due to shift design, especially at the weekends.

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52221 Poor condition of toilets at Ruislip yard

December 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Work environment South East

Concerns have been raised about the condition of the staff toilets on the Balfour Beatty site at
Ruislip yard.

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52125 Long travel times for staff travelling from north to south

November 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Fatigue Rostering Rules and procedures Supervision and Management North East North West South East

Concerns have been raised about Keltbray Aspire exceeding Network Rail's 14 hour door-to-door recommendation.

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51903 Long travel times to and from sites in the south east

September 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Fatigue Rostering Rules and procedures Supervision and Management South East

Following reports 50156, 50562, 50565 and 51372 concerning long travel times for KJ Rail staff, new concerns have been raised.

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51984 ‘Poor’ state of various boards

September 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Equipment Infrastructure Supervision and Management South East

Concern has been expressed about the poor state of the warning boards, speed commencement boards and coasting boards on the Brighton to Victoria/Havant/Portsmouth routes.

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51913 Feedback not provided to RT3185 forms

September 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Knowledge Skills and experience Supervision and Management South East

Concerns have been raised that staff are not given feedback when RT3185 forms are completed, and are sometimes unsure if the forms are processed at all.

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51941 Unsafe working practices witnessed

August 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Knowledge Skills and experience Method of working Supervision and Management South East North East East Midlands East Anglia

Concerns have been raised about unsafe working practices employed by Colas Rail and Seaton Rail.

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51857 Abuse of non-smoking policy

July 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Work environment Supervision and Management Rules and procedures South East

Concerns have been expressed about staff working from Dover Priory and Ashford depots abusing the non-smoking policy in Network Rail vehicles.

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51841 Inadequate welfare facilities at Brighton sidings

June 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Work environment South East

Concerns have been raised about inadequate welfare facilities on a work site at Brighton sidings, where civil works are taking place.

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