From Monday 18 May, Merseyrail will be increasing services on the network, including reinstating some services before 07:00 and after 19:00, Monday – Saturday. Services will continue to run between approximately 08:00 – 20:00 on Sundays.
Rail Safety and Standards Board ReportShare
The Rail Safety and Standards Board (RSSB) issued a report in July, about Risk associated with train dispatch.
The report uses 6 years’ worth of accident and incident data from around the country and explores Personal accidents to passengers and members of the public associated with train dispatch including:
- Any injury to passengers or public while they are boarding or alighting a train.
- Incidents of passengers or public coming into contact with a train while on the vplatform, or falling between a stationary or departing train and the platform.
The report found that trains without guards were as safe, if not safer than those with guards.
To read the full report please click the link below.