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52299 Competency of staff working with relaying train

December 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Knowledge Skills and experience Method of working Training and briefing Not Specified

Concern has been expressed that staff working in very close proximity to the track relaying
train on Balfour Beatty work sites are not being given adequate training.

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51037 Two-way radio headsets ‘not practical’

September 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Equipment Not Specified

A reporter is concerned that the new headsets provided for Machine Controllers and Machine Operators are not user friendly or practical when used with the two-way radios.  Network Rail has, according to the reporter, stipulated that the headsets are to be worn at all times by their own staff and subcontractors.

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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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51317 ‘Unworkable’ train schedules increasing Signallers’ workload

February 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Method of working Workload Not Specified

Concerns have been raised that trains are being scheduled into the working timetable without being validated, potentially increasing the workload for Signallers.

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51458 ‘Inadequate’ briefing procedures at Marylebone signal box

February 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Knowledge Skills and experience Signalling South East

Concern has been raised about the procedure for briefing staff on the Autumn Working Arrangements at Marylebone signal box.

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51192 Use of apprentices and staff training issues at Chadwell Heath

January 2013 in Network Rail and Suppliers

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

A reporter is concerned about the use of apprentices and the mentoring provided to newly qualified Nominated Persons at Chadwell Heath depot.

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50997 ‘Poor’ planning and a lack of information

November 2012 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Knowledge Skills and experience Method of working North East

Concerns have been raised about poor planning and a lack of information for safety critical staff working on Murphy Group sites.

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50766 Working across boundaries on the infrastructure

November 2012 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Knowledge Skills and experience Method of working Rules and procedures Central

A reporter would like clarification on the rules or procedures to be followed when engineering work requires staff to cross over the boundary between Network Rail (NR) and London Underground (LUL) infrastructure

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51240 Briefing and training issues within Woking delivery unit

November 2012 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Training and briefing Knowledge Skills and experience South East

Concerns have been raised about the adequacy of the briefings and training for Signalling and Telecommunications (S&T) staff within Woking delivery unit.

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50605 ‘Out of hours’ emergency access to Millburn yard

May 2012 in Network Rail and Suppliers

tagged Communication and teamwork Security Scotland

Concerns have been raised about emergency access to Millburn yard in Inverness

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Rail Safety Summit 2015

Royal College of Physicians, London

30/04/2015 - 01/05/2015