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Rule Book Briefing Leaflet

Each issue of the Rule Book Briefing Leaflet contains a summary of the changes being introduced to GERT8000.

1 document(s) superseded

Rule Book Briefing Leaflet
GERT8000-RBBL Iss 35.2
September 2021
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Changes to National Operations Publications for September 2021

This document is primarily used to publish minor changes to National Operations Publications (NOPs) and has been re-issued, taking into consideration…

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Changes to National Operations Publications for June 2021
GERT8001 Iss 70
September 2021
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Rule Book Module Issue History

This document contains updates to align with changes to Rule Book module issues (GERT8000).

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Rule Book Module Issue History
GERT8000-Issue Iss 32
March 2021
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General safety responsibilities and personal track safety for non-trackworkers

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of: • a train driver • a guard • a shunter • a designated person (DP) • a signaller • a crossing…

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1 document(s) superseded

General safety responsibilities and personal track safety for non-track workers
GERT8000-G1 Iss 8
March 2021
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  • Briefing Notes: 1
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Rule Book Handbook Issue History

This document contains updates to align with changes to Rule Book Handbook issues (GERT8000).

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Rule Book Handbook Issue History
GERT8000-Issue HB Iss 13
March 2021
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Signaller and Signalling Technician Manual

The Rule Book manuals have been produced to provide end-users with access to the content of the Rule Book that is relevant to their roles, e.g.…

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1 document(s) superseded

Signaller and Signalling Technician Manual
GERM8000-signallersignallingtechnician Iss 9.1
June 2021
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Preparation and movement of trains

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a driver, guard, shunter, signaller, train preparer.

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Preparation and movement of trains
GERT8000-TW1 Iss 16
March 2021
Live Pending Withdrawal
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Passing a signal at danger or an end of authority (EoA) without a movement authority (MA)

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a pilotman, driver or signaller.

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Passing a signal at danger or an end of authority (EoA) without a movement authority (MA)
GERT8000-S5 Iss 9
September 2020
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General signalling regulations

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a signaller

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

General signalling regulations
GERT8000-TS1 Iss 14
September 2020
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Train Operations Staff Manual

The Rule Book manuals have been produced to provide end-users with access to the content of the Rule Book that is relevant to their roles, e.g.…

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Train Operations Staff Manual
GERM8000-trainoperationsstaff Iss 9.1
June 2021
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Application of human factors within safety management systems

This document provides guidance on the application of human factors principles for railway organisations. It has been developed to support…

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Good Practice Guide on Cognitive and Individual Risk Factors
RS232 Iss 1
March 2021
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AWS and TPWS Application Requirements

This document sets out requirements and guidance for the application of the United Kingdom (UK) Class B train protection system ‘TPWS’, which…

  • Briefing Notes: 1
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1 document(s) superseded

AWS and TPWS Application Requirements
RIS-0775-CCS Iss 2
March 2021
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Signing of Permissible Speeds

This document sets out requirements, rationale and guidance for signing of permissible speeds on the Great Britain (GB) mainline railway.

  • Briefing Notes: 1
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Signing of Permissible Speeds
RIS-0734-CCS Iss 1
December 2020
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Controlling the Speed of Tilting Trains through Curves
RIS-8012-CCS Iss 1
September 2017
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Lineside Operational Signs

This document sets out requirements and guidance for the application of the lineside operational signs published in the RSSB catalogue, and the…

  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments: 1

3 document(s) superseded

Lineside Signs
GIRT7033 Iss 3
March 2021
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  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments 1
  • Amendments: 3
  • Deviations 26
Guidance on Lineside Signs
GIGN7633 Iss 1
December 2020
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  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments 1
  • Amendments: 2
Index for Lineside Signs
GIGN7634 Iss 1.1
December 2020
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Application of Standard Vehicle Gauges

This document defines standard vehicle gauges and the associated application rules for rolling stock and for infrastructure.

  • Briefing Notes: 1
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Requirements for the Application of Standard Vehicle Gauges.
GERT8073 Iss 3
March 2021
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Size of Vehicles and Position of Equipment
GMRT2173 Iss 3
December 2019
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  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments 1
  • Deviations 1
Guidance on Gauging and Platform Distances
GEGN8573 Iss 4
December 2015
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  • Briefing Notes: 1
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The Management of Packet 44 Applications

This document sets out requirements on the management of packet 44 of the European Train Control System (ETCS) data protocol for national…

  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

The Management of Packet 44 Applications
RIS-0784-CCS Iss 1
December 2020
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Car Stop Markers Provision on Station Platforms

This document sets out the industry-agreed requirements and guidance for the design, positioning and use of car stop markers on station platforms on…

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  • Impact Assessments: 1
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Lineside Operational Signs - Product Requirements

This document sets of the requirements of lineside operational signs that support technical compatibility with rail vehicle exterior lighting and…

  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments: 1
  • Deviations 1

2 document(s) superseded

Lineside Signs
GIRT7033 Iss 3
March 2021
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  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments 1
  • Amendments: 3
  • Deviations 26
Guidance on Lineside Signs
GIGN7633 Iss 1
December 2020
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  • Amendments: 2
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Axle Bearing Maintenance

This document sets out requirements and guidance for the maintenance of axle bearing with respect to maintenance policies, plans and competence.It…

  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Guidance on Axle Bearing Maintenance
GMGN2646 Iss 1
December 2020
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Issue and management of cab passes

This document sets out the requirements for the provision of cab passes and the methods of issuing and controlling them. Guidance on the suitability…

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Working of on-track machines (OTM)

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a driver of an on-track machine, an operator of an on-track machine or a signaller.

  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments: 1

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Working of on-track machines (OTM)
GERT8000-OTM Iss 9
June 2021
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Working Manual for Rail Staff - Freight Train Operations
GORT3056 Iss 5.1
June 2021
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Preparation and working of freight trains

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of the following in relation to freight trains: train driver, guard, shunter or train preparer.

  • Briefing Notes: 1
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Working Manual for Rail Staff - Freight Train Operations
GORT3056 Iss 5.1
June 2021
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Working Manual for Rail Staff Handling and Carriage of Dangerous Goods
GORT3053 Iss 6.1
June 2021
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Guidance on the Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail
GOGN3676 Iss 3
June 2021
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Managing incidents, floods and snow

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a driver or signaller. You will also need this module if you are likely to be involved in, or…

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Managing incidents, floods and snow
GERT8000-M3 Iss 3.1
June 2021
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Duties of the person in charge of loading and unloading rail vehicles during engineering work

You will need this handbook if you carry out the duties of the person in charge of loading and unloading rail vehicles during engineering work.

  • Briefing Notes: 1
  • Impact Assessments: 1

2 document(s) superseded

Working Manual for Rail Staff - Freight Train Operations
GORT3056 Iss 5.1
June 2021
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List of Dangerous Goods and their United Nations Numbers

You will need this handbook if you need to understand what dangerous goods are, how they are classified and the meaning of their warning signs.

  • Briefing Notes: 1
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Work-site Certificate

This form is used by the Engineering Supervisor to record arrangements for setting up work sites within a possession of a running line.

1 document(s) superseded

Work-site Certificate
Form RT3199 Iss 12-14
December 2020
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Possession Arrangements Form

This form is used by the PICOP to record the arrangements for a possession of a running line.

1 document(s) superseded

Possession Arrangements Form
Form RT3198 Iss 12-14
December 2020
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Preparation and movement of trains: Defective or isolated vehicles and on-train equipment

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a driver, guard, signaller or train preparer.

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Preparation and movement of trains: Defective or isolated vehicles and on-train equipment
GERT8000-TW5 Iss 9
December 2020
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  • Deviations 3
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Failure of, or work on, signalling equipment - signallers' regulations

You will need this module if you carry out the duties of a signaller.

  • Impact Assessments: 1

1 document(s) superseded

Failure of, or work on, signalling equipment - signallers' regulations
GERT8000-TS11 Iss 4
December 2020
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Duties of the engineering supervisor (ES) or safe work leader (SWL) in a possession

You will need this handbook if you carry out the duties of the ES or SWL in a possession.

  • Impact Assessments: 1

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Duties of the engineering supervisor (ES) or safe work leader (SWL) in a possession
GERT8000-HB12 Iss 7
December 2020
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Car Stop Markers on Station Platforms

Car Stop Markers on Station Platforms

  • Briefing Notes: 1

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Car Stop Markers on Station Platforms
Sign AK104 Iss 2
February 2021
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FTAP Flexible Train Arrival Point

A set of four signs to direct engineering trains or on-track machine to locate the required stopping point within a possession or protection zone when…

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No refuges sign

This document provides design details for BA05 sign - No refuges sign.

  • Briefing Notes: 1

1 document(s) superseded

No refuges sign
Sign BA05 Iss 1
July 2019
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End of Emergency special Working

This document provides design details for sign AK215 - End of Emergency Special Working

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Temporary Speed Restriction Repeater Warning Board

This document provides design details for AF03 sign - Temporary speed restriction repeater warning board.

1 document(s) superseded

Temporary speed restriction repeater warning board
Sign AF03 Iss 1
March 2016
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Telephone for routine use by railway staff

This document provides design details for DB06 sign - Telephone for routine use by railway staff.

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Automatic level crossing restriction board

This document provides design details for AH03m sign - Automatic level crossing restriction board.

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Entering and leaving a GSM-R radio zone marker

This document provides design details for DC01 sign - Entering and leaving a GSM-R radio zone marker.

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Level crossing sighting board

This document provides design details for AH05 sign - Level crossing sighting board.

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Neutral section warning board

This document provides design details for AJ01 sign - Neutral section warning board.

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