|Document ID (ISN)||100360|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L52
Health and Safety Commission
||Railways (Safety Case) Regulations 2000 including 2001 amendments - Guidance on regulations
||HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, rev. ed., 2001. iv, 73p. 35 ref. Price: GBP 20.00.
||This publication is aimed at managers, safety advisers and safety representatives of railway operators, including owners of infrastructure, train operators and station operators. It contains Health and Safety Executive (HSE) guidance on the Railways (Safety Case) Regulations 2000 as amended by the Railway Safety (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2001. They require all operators to prepare a comprehensive safety plan ("safety case"), covering the safety an health of all staff and the public, They replace the 1994 regulations (see CIS 94-1757). The main changes are that the function of accepting and safety plans now rests with the HSE, safety audits by independent external bodies are required, and risk assessment needs to be done in greater detail.
||United Kingdom; hazard evaluation; plant safety organization; rail transport; emergency organization
||work aptitude; qualifications; safety guides; comment on law; responsibilities; replaced
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport