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Welcome to the Light Rail
Safety and Standards Board

Setting the standards for
light rail safety

Established in 2018, the Light Rail Safety & Standards Board is committed to further improvements to what is already one of the safest forms of public transport.

Drawing on experience and expertise from across the sector, it brings all aspects of light rail safety under one roof while providing a central resource where colleagues can access the latest guidance and standards documentation.

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LRSSB on track to deliver safer tramways

A series of landmark projects, combined with the continued evolution of the Light Rail Safety and Standards Board, continue to deliver a host of benefits for tramway operators, their employees, and the travelling public.

Marketing professional boosts LRSSB team

The appointment of an experienced marketing professional has further strengthened the Light Rail Safety and Standards Board team.

Software delivers boost for trackworker safety

Virtual reality is set to deliver a major boost for light rail safety with the launch of a new training tool for anyone working on or near tram tracks.

Appointment further strengthens LRSSB board

The Managing Director of Blackpool Transport has become the latest high-profile figure to be appointed to the board of the organisation responsible for light rail safety.

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Light Rail Safety and Standards Board is committed to further improving safety in the light rail industry.

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