Prohibition notices 2016

This page contains details of prohibition notices issued in 2016. Copies of the notices can be found on our public register.

Company and notice number Brief description Issue date Compliance date Result
DB Cargo UK Limited

P/150916MM1
The notice was served as DB Cargo have not made suitable arrangements to control the risk of their ground staff being struck by trains while walking on or near the VOG railway line.15 September 201615 September 2016Complied
West Coast Railway Company Limited

P/20160216/IP
The notice was served as WCRC has not conducted their undertaking in such a way as to ensure that new or existing risks associated with the operations of trains on the mainline railway are controlled to a level as low as is reasonably practicable.17 February 201617 February 2016Complied

Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

P/20160119ARC01

The notice was served as Network Rail has not taken appropriate steps to reduce the risks arising from manual handling. 19 January 2016 19 January 2016 Complied
Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

P/LO06012016
The notice was served as NR has not taken suitable and sufficient steps to ensure those who are and are not in their employment have a safe, adequate means of access to the railway and prevent contact with live electrical conductors. 6 January 2016 6 January 2016 Complied

Further information

ORR lifts Prohibition Notice on West Coast Railways
23 March 2016

West Coast Railway Company letter of intent pdf icon PDF, 250 Kb
22 March 2016

Decision letter following end of notice period - Revocation of safety certificate - Parts A & B, related to West Coast Railway Company Limited pdf icon PDF, 7,436 Kb
17 February 2016

Heritage train operator prohibited from running rail services
17 February 2016