Harmonised rail

We will develop standards that help deliver the Digital Railway, improve passenger experience and safety.

At RSSB, all our work is underpinned by the need to support our members in delivering the Digital Railway, improving passenger experience, and continued safety and performance improvements.

Our wide-ranging Harmonised Rail programme covers:

  • Standards
  • Traffic operations & management
  • Infrastructure
  • Control, command & communications
  • Rolling stock and plant
  • Energy
  • Digital rail

Digital Railway

Working collaboratively with the industry, RSSB will continue to develop the required standards and safety analysis to turn the Digital Railway into a reality.

Improve passenger experience

Our standards will support improved:

Improve safety

Throughout CP6, we will develop the frameworks needed to match the requirements in our standards to the identified hazards. This will enable more efficient risk assessments and ensure that safety risks are well managed.

CP6 plan

To find out more about any of the issued discussed, download our full CP6 Strategic Business Plan, or the extract that just covers our Harmonised Rail activities or watch the video below.


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