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A safety net when all else fails

52492 Lack of a failsafe system on road seven at Waterloo depot

March 2014 in London Underground

tagged Equipment Infrastructure Method of working South East

Concerns have been raised about the lack of a failsafe system on road seven at Waterloo depot on the Waterloo & City line.

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52569 Inadequate lighting in Waterloo and City depot

March 2014 in London Underground

tagged Equipment Work environment South East

Concerns have been raised about inadequate lighting on roads five and six in the Waterloo and City depot.

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52737 Cleaners working without correct certification

March 2014 in London Underground

tagged Knowledge Skills and experience Rules and procedures Supervision and Management Training and briefing South East

Concerns have been raised about Cleaning Staff working in depots without the correct
certification.

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52362 Trainers ‘lacking’ practical experience

February 2014 in London Underground

tagged Knowledge Skills and experience Training and briefing South East

Concern has been expressed that Lead Trainers are responsible for training other staff in tower
operations without having the necessary practical experience.

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52375 Staff not receiving adequate station familiarisation

February 2014 in London Underground

tagged Knowledge Skills and experience Station and platform Training and briefing South East

Concerns have been raised that staff are not receiving adequate station familiarisation to carry
out 'babysitting' duties. This is occurring on the Hammersmith & City and Circle lines.

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52234 Staff not receiving breaks

February 2014 in London Underground

tagged Fatigue Rostering South East

Concern has been expressed that staff working for McNicholas on work sites across London
Underground are not being given breaks during their shifts.

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52298 ‘Poor’ condition of the walk boards at Stanmore sidings

January 2014 in London Underground

tagged Work environment South East

Concern has been expressed over the poor condition of the walk boards at Stanmore sidings on the Jubilee line.

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52342 No walk boards between roads at Hainault depot

January 2014 in London Underground

tagged Work environment South East

Concerns have been raised about the lack of walk boards between the roads at Hainault depot,
making it unsafe for Drivers when entering and exiting the cab.

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52349 Inadequate lighting outside Queensway station

January 2014 in London Underground

tagged Infrastructure Work environment South East

Concerns have been raised about defective emergency lighting over a set of points outside
Queensway station.

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52365 Effectiveness and visibility of Platform Staff

January 2014 in London Underground

tagged Communication and teamwork Knowledge Skills and experience Method of working Station and platform South East

Concerns have been raised about the effectiveness and visibility of Platform Staff at many London Underground stations.

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