Railway safety resources
A Review of Safety Culture and Safety Climate Literature for the Development of the Safety Culture Inspection Toolkit Report 367 (prepared by Human Engineering for the Health and Safety Executive 2005)
This report describes the development and validation of the HMRI Safety Toolkit with focus placed on UK rail companies. Validation was tested using five indicators: leadership, two-way communication, employee involvement, learning culture, and attitude towards blame.
The Ladbroke Grove Rail Inquiry Part 2 Report
The reports abovediscuss the train collision at Ladbroke Grove in 1999 and the HSE investigation that followed.
Tool to be used to survey and improve safety culture in the European railway industry
Camilla Elén Bjørneide Bergersen; SINTEF Industrial Management, Department of Safety and Reliability
This report details the development of a safety culture survey, provides the survey for external use, and explains how it can be used to evaluate an organization’s safety culture. The report also explains how the tool can help improve safety culture in the European railway industry.
Application guide for the design and implementation of a Railway Safety Management System: Developing and improving safety culture in the organization
This report describes the theories, practices, and tools on safety culture and is geared towards the railway sector. It provides recommendations of how to develop and improve organizations’ safety culture and provides its own tools that can aid in promoting safety culture.