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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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Latest News

Project promises revolution in light rail training

The management of training and development on UK tramways is set to be transformed with the launch of an ambitious sector-wide initiative.

High-profile light rail leader appointed LRSSB Chair

A leading figure in the transport industry has been appointed Chair of the organisation responsible for driving up tramway safety standards.

Dashboards to drive light rail safety enhancements

The use of advanced data visualisation tools to further improve safety on UK tramways has taken a major step forward with the launch of a new user interface to help light rail networks access and understand vital information on the risks they face.

Landmark year ahead as LRSSB leads on light rail safety

Building on a series of successes over the past 12 months, the Light Rail Safety and Standards Board will continue to grow and evolve, and is on track to deliver even more support for the sector in 2024.

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