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Covid-19 Recovery

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Safety Risks and Risk Control

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Leading Health and Safety on Britain's Railway (LHSBR) Strategy

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The Rule Book sets out the operational rules for application on the GB mainline railway, which are necessary to enable the safe and timely delivery of people and goods to their destination and to provide the framework to enable safe engineering operations.
The Standards Catalogue provides access to all standards documents including Railway Group Standards, Rail Industry Standards, codes of practice and guidance.
Providing cost-effective first-class training courses to help everyone develop excellence in the global rail industry.
The RSSB RISAS scheme ensures suppliers can become recognised as best-in-class at delivering the most challenging and high-risk products and services to the railway.
RSSB has developed a wide range of services and resources to help members reduce costs while improving safety and performance. We offer services like bespoke consultancy and training, and access to some of the world’s foremost experts on rail safety and standards.
Get 24/7 access to the Rule Book via your phone, tablet, desktop or laptop with the Rule Book App. It’s easy to use, search, personalise and update, and you can acknowledge amendments with one touch
Become a member
Any company playing a part in the GB railway system can join RSSB. By becoming a member, you will be making a valuable contribution to the industry. Our members help shape solutions to industry concerns, benefit from the positive results and are better able to collaborate with other organisations.
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