Occupational health strategy and progress

We have taken up the railway industry's views expressed in the Evaluation Report of ORR's Occupational Health programme 2010-14 about more being needed on strategic direction.

This has included revision of the occupational health chapter pdf icon PDF, 220 Kb in our strategic risk document and the development of five position papers on the key health risks in the railway industry. They are on stress pdf icon PDF, 1,006 Kb, asbestos pdf icon PDF, 209 Kb , hand arm vibration syndrome pdf icon PDF, 217 Kb (HAVS), musculoskeletal disorders pdf icon PDF, 698 Kb (MSDs) and effluent pdf icon PDF, 165 Kb.

They set the direction where we would want the railway industry to be by 2019.