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Annual Health and Safety Report

Bringing you the latest health and safety performance data, operational learning, and risk-reduction activities so that, together, we can deliver an even safer railway.

The Annual Health and Safety Report (AHSR) 2021/22 unpacks the risks across the rail network, as identified in Leading Health and Safety on Britain’s Railway (LHSBR), and the work that’s under way to avert them. Key highlights in the report include asset integrity, train operations, workforce safety, health and wellbeing, and public behaviour. Dig in and discover how you can help ensure Britain’s railways remain among the safest in the world.

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Watch this year’s AHSR video for more on the rail safety headlines in 2021/22.

 

Read the report for the latest health and safety performance data, operational learning, and risk-reduction activities.

Go deeper: the AHSR is supported by 13 topic-specific reports

Rail safety in context 2021/22 provides an overview of rail safety in 2021/22.

Improving our capability 2021/22 provides an update on industry activity to improve risk management capability.

Eleven reports are structured around the Leading Health and Safety on Britain’s Railway (LHSBR) priority risk areas:

Workforce health and wellbeing

Public behaviour

Station operations

Occupational road risk management

Level crossings

Fatigue risk management

Workforce safety

Asset integrity (infrastructure and rolling stock)

Work-related violence and assaults

Train operations

Freight

 

For information about the data used in these reports, please see the Data transparency document.

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