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Control measure

Identify utilities adjacent to rail infrastructure

TRAINING SPECIFICATION

Knowledge and understanding

Control measure element Learning outcome

Safe system of work: Rail infrastructure

Understand:

  • The benefits of familiarisation visits to identify railway infrastructure
  • The specific information a responsible person can provide in relation to rail infrastructure
  • How designated walking routes can be identified and used
  • Safety signs on rail infrastructure
  • Controls required at rail sidings and depots
  • The need to consider railway points
  • The information available from Site-Specific Risk information and responsible person

Practical application

Control measure element Learning outcome

Safe system of work: Rail infrastructure

Demonstrate the ability to:

  • Establish a safe system of work at a rail incident
  • Access information at an incident involving rail infrastructure
  • Identify safety measures in place at incidents involving rail infrastructure