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Safety & Training - Leading the Way in Railway Maintenance

All staff are certified and competent to undertake the works using the correct plant and equipment


All staff undergoes extensive training before being allowed to undertake works on the customer's infrastructure.

Necessary training and qualifications include:

  • PTS (Sentinel - Personal track safety)
  • Lookout
  • COSS (Controller Of Site Safety)
  • Passport to Safety (Engineering Construction Industry Training Board)
  • Bespoke PES induction
  • First Aid - Appointed person
  • Abrasive wheels
  • Hydraulic excavator
  • Manual handling
  • Plant and machinery including hand tools

 All staff are encouraged to engage in a Continued Professional Development programme with professional bodies and university.

Health & Safety

Where possible all staff work within a 'safeguarded area' (Green Zone) under a COSS. All staff are certified and competent to undertake the works using the correct plant and equipment.

All plant and equipment is in good working condition and will be checked before any works. All infrastructure is returned in a safe condition fit for the passage of rolling stock.

Staff has regular assessments and appraisals to gauge abilities and attitudes.

All works include up-to-date risk assessments and method statements and briefed to all staff before works commence.

COSS Briefing & 'Toolbox' Talks - At the start of Every Day

Confidence in Company Safety

  • Quarterly Safety Meetings
  • COSS Briefing & 'Toolbox' Talks prior to any works or at the start of Every Day
  • RISQS, Achilles Audited and Certified 'Every Year'
  • Independent, competent safety consultant contracted systems


If you have any questions regarding personnel training, our health & safety procedures or our Continued Professional Development programme then please don't hesitate to call us on 01773 763 508 or get in touch via our contact page.

What our Clients Say about us:

I would like to thank you and your colleagues for the safe and efficient manner in which you carried out the track repairs at Immingham East. I look forward to a long and successful partnership for our rail track inspection and repairs. Steve Waterman, Immingham Storage Co Ltd
Your service for the rail inspection is well planned, undertaken safely and the reporting of the track situation is accurate and simple to understand. General advise is always comprehensive, available and gladly given.
I am very happy with the service that is provided to me at Cemex Attercliffe. Steve Taylor, Attercliffe