Category Archives: Track Warning Services

ZKL 3000 RC Reduces Risk by Using Remote Control Technology

The Network Rail Safety Task Force has recently challenged the industry to “Use Technology to Reduce Risk”. The Safety Task Force mandate provides clients with an opportunity to place their company at the forefront of this movement with the deployment of the ZKL 3000 RC for Additional Protection. Reduce Risk When Taking Line Blockages This..

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Track Warning Systems use paperless Safe Work Packs

As part of our ongoing commitment to look at ways of reducing waste and protecting the environment, RSS Infrastructure’s Track Warning Systems division went completely paperless for our Safe Work Packs. Paperless Safe Work Packs The Track Warning Systems team issued 25 Safe Work Packs (SWP) over 12 different sites across the UK in Rail..

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Revolutionary New Way Of Delivering Ground Investigation

Traditional Ground Investigations will usually consist of a line block method, with multiple workers excavating along the one side. However, here at RSS, we believe that this is not only an in-efficient way to work, but also a dangerous one too. We have worked hard to create a new revolutionary procedure, that is not only..

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Combating Fatigue In The Rail Industry

The aim of this study is to detail the effects of fatigue on workers within the rail industry and, in turn, increase safety, reduce accidents and ultimately decrease the likelihood of class action suits against employers, which could have negative implications on a company’s bottom-line. The negative effects of incidents arising from fatigue can have..

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Britain’s railways now safest in Europe

Britain’s railways now safest in Europe, but regulator highlights priorities for improvement. The Office of Rail and Road’s (ORR) annual safety report published today, welcomes the rail industry’s strong track record on improving safety and highlights the need for it to meet the challenges of growth and change. ORR is supporting the rail industry to..

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No More Flags & Reducing Overheads With Apprenticeships Articles In Rail Connect

This month’s Rail Connect feature’s Sean Harrison, Development Director for RSS INFRASTRUCTURE, discuss the advantages of utilising modern rail technology to increase on-site safety in order to reduce trackside casualties. Also in this edition we offer a solution to the current skills-gap that is having a detrimental effect on the Rail Industry. Mandy Harrison, Training..

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RSS becomes the first contractor to be approved by Network Rail’s audit prodcedure for LOWS & ATWS

Rail Safety Solution are pleased to announce they are the first contractor to be fully approved under the new Network Rail audit procedure for the delivery of Lookout Operated Warning Systems (LOWS) and Automatic Track Warning Systems (ATWS). The success followed recent changes to the delivery of LOWS and ATWS where by Network Rail required..

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