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.

  • ORR Board gets out and about

    ORR’s blog

    By Stephen Glaister, Chair, ORR.

  • Companies fined total of £965,000 after painter falls through waiting room roof

    Press releases & statements

    BAM Nuttall and McNealy Brown were fined £900,000 and £65,000 respectively after they admitted failing to put proper procedures and safeguards in place to prevent painter Paul Welstead falling through a ceiling into a passenger waiting room.

  • ORR statement on route-level efficiency benefit sharing (REBS) mechanism payments 2016-17

    Press releases & statements

    We have today published the payments due between Network Rail and the twelve train operators participating in the route-level efficiency benefit sharing mechanism (REBS) for 2016-17. The payments are shown in the table below.

  • Office of Rail and Road Update - March 2018

    Newsletters

    Welcome to ORR's March Newsletter.

  • Keeping freight on the right track

    ORR’s blog

    By Patrick Talbot, HM Principal Inspector of Railways.