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52222 Obscured signal at Haymarket station

December 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Method of working Rules and procedures Signalling Station and platform Scotland

Concerns have been raised about a shelter on platform four at Haymarket station obstructing the Conductors' view of the signal and Route Indicator (RI).

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51962 Obscured signal at Busby station

November 2013 in Train Operations

tagged Method of working Rules and procedures Signalling Station and platform Scotland

Concerns have been raised that signal GB5139, located on the Down line at Busby station, is obscured from the view of both Drivers and Guards when a train is in the station.

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52070 Dispatch concerns on platform one at Airdrie station

September 2013 in Train Operations

tagged Communication and teamwork Method of working Station and platform Scotland

Concern has been expressed that Drivers are unable to see the full length of the six car Class 320 and 318 trains when dispatching from platform one at Airdrie station.

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51928 Risk of passengers trapped in doors at Glasgow Central

July 2013 in Train Operations

tagged Communication and teamwork Method of working Station and platform Scotland

Concern about the risk of passengers being trapped in the doors of trains that are about to carry out coupling manoeuvres at Glasgow Central has been raised.  This is the second time this issue has been raised, the previous report 41237 was sent in February 2011.

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51387 Lack of consistency in car stop signage

December 2012 in Train Operations

tagged Station and platform Equipment Rules and procedures Scotland

A reporter is concerned about the perceived lack of consistency in car stop signage at stations across Scotland. This has the potential to confuse Drivers about where exactly they should be stopping at platforms and could contribute to stopping short of the platform incidents.

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51111 Pigeons nesting at Dalmuir station

October 2012 in Train Operations

tagged Station and platform Work environment Scotland

A reporter is concerned about the health risks created by the pigeons nesting at Dalmuir station.

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50252 Overgrown vegetation between Inverkeithing and Montrose

August 2011 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Station and platform Work environment Scotland

Concerns have been raised about the levels of vegetation at various locations between Inverkeithing and Montrose, especially on the Down line.

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41163 Passenger congestion at Edinburgh Waverley station

May 2011 in Train Operations

tagged Station and platform Method of working Scotland

Concerns have been raised about passenger congestion and dispatch problems, particularly on platform 19 at Edinburgh Waverley station.

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41231 Crowding on East Kilbride – Glasgow Central service

April 2011 in Train Operations

tagged Station and platform Scotland

A reporter has concerns about crowding on the 08:27 East Kilbride to Glasgow Central service.

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41225 Cold working conditions at Neville Hill depot

February 2011 in Train Operations

tagged Station and platform Work environment Scotland

A reporter is concerned about the cold working conditions in the service shed at Neville Hill depot.

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