Latest news

Our latest news, press releases and statements and blog posts.

This page displays our latest news, press releases and statements and blog posts according to the date in which they were published.

  • Far from stationary

    ORR’s blog

    By Gerry Leighton, Head of Stations & Depots.

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  • ORR requires action by Network Rail over timetabling failures

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has required Network Rail to take four actions immediately to improve services for passengers after an investigation found systemic failings in the company’s general management of timetable changes. This contributed to massive disruption in May for many passengers.

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  • Office of Rail and Road Update - July 2018

    Newsletters

    Welcome to ORR's July Newsletter.

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  • Kier fined £600,000 following concrete block building site injury

    Press releases & statements

    Kier Infrastructure was today fined £600,000 after being convicted of one offence under the Health and Safety at Work etc Act.

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  • Workers are key to ensuring Britain's railways remain safe

    Press releases & statements

    The Office of Rail and Road (ORR) has today published its Annual Report on Health and Safety Performance which reveals that Britain’s railways remain safe, but highlights that the industry must focus on supporting its staff to ensure passengers travel safely in coming years.

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