South West Trains: Training Train Drivers in NTS to help improve safety
Posted on 23rd May 2014
With the growing interest in Non -Technical Skills (NTS), in particular how they can help improve safety in the workplace, leading UK train operator, South West Trains (SWT) decided to introduce NTS to their train drivers using a specially developed and interactive training workshop.
In 2014, SWT with the help of the OPC, launched an NTS project to train their train drivers in NTS. The project involved several key phases.
Arriva Rail London (ARL): Helping train drivers to eat well and stay safe at work
Posted on 1st March 2014
For a long time, factors such as restrictions in working hours, protected rest periods, and, drugs and alcohol policies have been in place in safety-critical work settings with the aim of assisting employees in performing as effectively as possible in their roles and ultimately keeping themselves, their colleagues and the public safe. However in recent years there has been...