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53116 Correct side door enable equipment failure at East Putney

November 2014 in London Underground

tagged Equipment Infrastructure Method of working Station and platform South East

A reporter is concerned about the Correct Side Door Enable (CSDE) equipment which has failed on the westbound platform at East Putney station. This is just affecting D stock trains on the District line.

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53149 Large gap between the train and platform at Baker Street

October 2014 in London Underground

tagged Infrastructure Rolling stock Station and platform South East

A reporter is concerned about the size of the gap between the train and the platform on platforms one and two, at Baker Street station. This affects the northbound Metropolitan line.

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53023 Buskers creating excessive noise at Leicester Square station

October 2014 in London Underground

tagged Communication and teamwork Station and platform Work environment South East

Concerns have been raised about the level of noise created by buskers at Leicester Square station. This is a particular problem during peak hours, and during busy periods on Friday and Saturday evenings.

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53092 Potential outbreak of Legionella at Heathrow Central

October 2014 in London Underground

tagged Communication and teamwork Station and platform Supervision and Management Work environment South East

A reporter has raised concerns about the way a potential outbreak of Legionella at Heathrow Central station is being managed.

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53059 Cameras not displaying platform-train interface at Tower Hill

August 2014 in London Underground

tagged Equipment Station and platform South East

Concerns have been raised that the cameras on the eastbound platform at Tower Hill are not
displaying the full length of the Platform-Train Interface (PTI).

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52757 Reoccurring CCTV image faults on the Central line

April 2014 in London Underground

tagged Equipment Rolling stock Rules and procedures Station and platform South East

Train Operators on the Central line are concerned about faults with the One Person Operations (OPO) CCTV equipment. This issue was previously raised as CIRAS report 50458 in December 2011.

 

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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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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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51774 Detraining procedure ‘more likely to cause incidents’

April 2013 in London Underground

tagged Communication and teamwork Method of working Station and platform South East

An employee is concerned that the detraining procedure currently used on the Bakerloo line is largely responsible for 'carry-over' incidents where passengers stay on the train into the sidings.

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51498 Defective pit lamps at Bank station

March 2013 in London Underground

tagged Equipment Infrastructure Station and platform South East

Concerns have been raised about defective pit lamps on both the eastbound and westbound platforms of the Central line at Bank station.

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