Rail Safety Summit 2019

Schedule

The day's schedule

Listed below is the schedule for this year's event, along with an overview of the talks that will be taking place on the day.

Speakers

Who will be speaking at this year's event?

Nicola Uijen

Nicola Uijen

Welcome from Host

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 09:00

Martin Frobisher

Martin Frobisher

Keynote: Near Miss Reduction Programme

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 09:05

Joan Heery

Joan Heery

Keynote: Safety from the perspective of a Consulting Engineer

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 09:25

Dr Richard Peters

Dr Richard Peters

Workforce Safety - The importance of health to safety

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 10:00

Stuart Webster-Spriggs

Stuart Webster-Spriggs

Workforce Safety - Fatigue

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 10:15

Tony Holland

Tony Holland

Workforce Safety - Rise in staff assaults and whats being done about it?

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 10:30

Mike Esbester

Mike Esbester

Workforce Safety - A history of workforce safety and how it can be helped today

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 10:45

Allan Spence

Allan Spence

Safety in the community - Level Crossings / Suicide Risk

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 11:30

Emma Dymond

Emma Dymond

Safety in the community -How Virtual Reality educates the community about Level crossing trespassers /suicide risk’

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 11:45

Det Chief Supt Paul Furnell

Det Chief Supt Paul Furnell

Safety in the community - The changing face of safety on the railway

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 12:00

Sabyta Kaushal

Sabyta Kaushal

Safety in the community - The law and lessons learn from high-profile cases

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 12:20

Simon French

Simon French

When delays lead to danger

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 13:50

George Bearfield

George Bearfield

Design for assurance: Building a safe digital railway

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 14:10

Lex van der Poel

Lex van der Poel

Getting people off track

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 15:00

Ali Chegini

Ali Chegini

Safety for the future workforce

Thu 3rd October 2019 at 15:20

Schedule

What is happening and when?

09:00

Welcome from Host

Nicola Uijen, HSQE Director, NW&C Region, Network Rail

09:05

Keynote: Near Miss Reduction Programme

Martin Frobisher, Network Rail, Group Safety, Technical and Engineering Director, Network Rail

09:25

Keynote: Safety from the perspective of a Consulting Engineer

Joan Heery, Engineering Director, AECOM

10:00

Workforce Safety - The importance of health to safety

The importance of health to safety

Dr Richard Peters, Chief Medical Officer, Network Rail

10:15

Workforce Safety - Fatigue

Stuart Webster-Spriggs, HSQES Director, VolkerRail Ltd

10:30

Workforce Safety - Rise in staff assaults and whats being done about it?

Tony Holland, Head of Security and Emergency Resilience, GTR

10:45

Workforce Safety - A history of workforce safety and how it can be helped today

Mike Esbester, Senior Lecturer, University of Portsmouth

11:30

Safety in the community - Level Crossings / Suicide Risk

Allan Spence, Head of Public & Passenger Safety, Network Rail

12:00

Safety in the community - The changing face of safety on the railway

Det Chief Supt Paul Furnell, Detective Chief Superintendent, British Transport Police

13:50

When delays lead to danger

Simon French, Chief Inspector, Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB)

14:10

Design for assurance: Building a safe digital railway

George Bearfield, Health & Safety Director, Rock Rail

15:00

Getting people off track

Lex van der Poel, CEO, Dual Inventive

15:20

Safety for the future workforce

Ali Chegini, Director, System Safety & Health, RSSB

16:00