Accidents on station platforms have accounted for 39 fatalities in the last ten years and accounts for the highest proportion of passenger injuries. However, most of these incidents occur when there is no train at the platform. 

Our PTI Risk Assessment Tool considers a broad range of factors that affect passenger safety around the PTI with trains both present and absent.

The tool can be used to assess the effectiveness of safety arrangements, prioritise areas for improvement and develop action plans. It comprises a web based central database supported by mobile apps that can be used on station platforms. 

It has been developed for use by Station Managers of GB mainline rail stations and is available to RSSB members only. 

Key functions of the tool include: