About Infrasig - Safety

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Safety

 

Infrasig is committed to delivering the highest levels of operational and passenger safety across the UK rail network. We have an on-going commitment to health and safety performance across all activities that we or our partners are involved in.

 

Infrasig is proud to support the Network Rail 'Everyone home safe every day' initiative.

 

Our leadership team will take personal responsibility for improving behaviour across all our work activities and support a sustained improvement in competent people and processes.



The Life Saving Rules (see below), are built into the core safety messages given through training and any project related literature, including induction.

Contact with trains Rule
Contact with trains Always have a valid safe system of work in place before going on or near the line.
Working at height Rule
never work at height without a safety harness Unless it is clear other protection is in place, never work at height without a safety harness.
Always use equipment for working at heights that is fit Always use equipment for working at heights that is fit for purpose.
Driving Rule
Always wear a seat belt Always wear a seat belt while in a moving vehicle and always obey the speed limit.
Never use a handheld device Never use a hand-held device or programme any hands-free device while you are driving a road vehicle.
Working with electricity Rule
Working with electricity Always have a valid permit to work where required.
Always test before applying earths Always test before applying earths.
Never assume equipment is isolated Never assume equipment is isolated - always test befoe touch.
Working with moving equipment Rule
Never enter the agreed exclusion zone Never enter the agreed exclusion zone, unless directed by the person in charge
Taking responsibility Rule
Never undertake an activity unless you have been trained Never undertake an activity unless you have been trained, assessed as competent and have the right equipment.
Never drive or work while under the influence of drugs Never drive or work while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Everyone home safe every day
Infrasig is proud to support the 'Everyone home safe every day' initiative from Network Rail

Home Safe Everyday