Latest Safety News

LRSSB to launch website refresh

A key project to refresh the Light Rail Safety and Standards Board website is to be launched in the coming weeks. New Chief Executive Carl Williams has commissioned the work as a major step towards ensuring that the organisation can create a more robust safety information portal for light rail operators and those companies who […]

New CEO takes up post at light rail safety body

Raising the profile of the organisation and building even closer relationships with key partners will be top priorities for the new Chief Executive of the Light Rail Safety and Standards Board.

Study puts driver awareness systems to the test

The first comprehensive study of the leading driver monitoring technology has been completed by LRSSB the organisation responsible for driving light rail safety.

Light rail safety body appoints CEO

A leading industry figure has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of the LRSSB.

New Chair for light rail safety body

The organisation responsible for driving forward safety standards across the UK’s light rail sector has appointed a new Chair.

Boost for Safety Body Expected Soon

Work is continuing to strengthen an industry-wide safety body, despite the coronavirus lockdown.

ORR Coronavirus Practical Advice

It is a difficult time for the industries that we work with, and for those that work in them.

UKTram shares Covid-19 impact information with the DfT

With the support of its members, UKTram is providing the Government with important information on the response of light rail to the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.

Database Boost for Tram Safety

A pioneering risk management system aimed at enhancing tram safety has been launched online.

Sector Leaders Join Tram Safety Board

A new safety body drawing on experience and expertise from across the light rail sector has now been established.