Public safety

Public safety reporting consists of all aspects of the interaction between the general public and the railway.

This includes physical interaction with the railway as well as Network Rail’s engagement with the public.

Commentary

Serious and potentially serious bridge strikes have reduced by 12% over the last year despite serious bridge strikes increasing slightly. Vehicle incursions have reduced by 58% with only 5 occurring this year compared with 12 the previous year.

2014/152015/162016/172017/18
Serious Bridge Strikes77911
Potentially Serious Bridge Strikes39341812
2014/152015/162016/172017/18
Vehicle Incuursions1113125