Improvement notices 2018

This page contains details of improvement notices issued in 2017. Copies of the notices can be found on our public register.

Company and notice number Brief description Issue date Compliance Date Result
Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

I/DTHM/15052018
This notice was served as NR Infrastructure Ltd do not have a practical system in place to identify the presence of asbestos in their assets, which presents a potential hazard to employees, and persons not employed by them.15 May 201801 July 2019 
Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

I/MDB/10052018/01
This notice was served as NR Infrastructure Ltd do not have a practical system in place to identify, assess and maintain culverts - and this potentially presents a risk to persons not employed by them.11 May 201828 June 2018Complied
STM Group (UK) Limited

I/WG/180419/02
This notice was issued as STM Group (UK) Limited have not provided suitable and sufficient washing facilities at a readily accessible place.19 April 201811 May 2018Complied
Dorset County Council

I/WG/180419/01
This notice was issued as DCC have not provided suitable and sufficient washing facilities at a readily accessible place.19 April 201811 May 2018Complied
Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

I/CI/180329
This notice was served as NR Infrastructure have not carried out a suitable and sufficient risk assessment of manual handling of steel sleepers undertaken by persons working for subcontractors on behalf of their Works Delivery function.03 April 201801 July 2018 
Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

I/DTHM/23012018
This notice was served as NR Infrastructure are not conducting operations in such a way as to ensure that persons not in their employment, including road and rail level crossing users, are not exposed to risks to their safety on or near level crossings and associated signal boxes in the Anglia route. 23 January 2018 31 March 2021 
Eurotunnel - Channel Tunnel Limited

I/KB012018
This notice was served as Eurotunnel have failed to provide systems of work that are, so far as is reasonably practicable, safe and without risks to the health and safety of persons at work in the agent 5 role. This includes your employees and contractors when escorting customer vehicles from the platforms and onto the shuttles and are therefore exposing them to risks to their safety, namely from being struck by a moving vehicle on the platform.02 August 201801 January 2019 
France Manche SA

I/KB022018
This notice was served as France Manche SA have failed to provide systems of work that are, so far as is reasonably practicable, safe and without risks to the health and safety of persons at work in the agent 5 role. This includes your employees and contractors when escorting customer vehicles from the platforms and onto the shuttles and are therefore exposing them to risks to their safety, namely from being struck by a moving vehicle on the platform.02 August 201801 January 2019 
Carnforth Railway Restoration & Engineering Services Limited (CRRES)This notice was served as CRRES have failed to make a suitable and sufficient assessment of the risk of shunting railway carriages and other rail vehicles without the use of a traction engine.03 August 201824 September 2018 
Network Rail Infrastructure Limited

I/NWM/2/2018
This notice was served as NR Infrastructure Limited have failed to take appropriate action to ensure that their employees' exposure to vibration is eliminated at source or, where that is not reasonably practicable, reduced to as low a level as is reasonably practicable.28 August 201828 November 2018