Rail Accident Investigation Branch

Latest from Rail Accident Investigation Branch

  1. Urgent Safety Advice 03/2018: Driver awareness of emergency speed restrictions
  2. Overspeed at Sandy South Junction
  3. Fatal accident at Stoats Nest Junction

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What Rail Accident Investigation Branch does

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch (RAIB) independently investigates accidents to improve railway safety, and inform the industry and the public.

RAIB works with the Department for Transport.

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Our announcements

  1. Overspeed at Sandy South Junction
  2. Fatal accident at Stoats Nest Junction
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Our publications

  1. Report 19/2018: Collision at London Waterloo
  2. Report 18/2018: Runaway hand trolley at Ramsbottom
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Our management

Simon French
Simon French
Chief Inspector of Rail Accidents

Contact RAIB

Rail Accident Investigation Branch Derby

The Wharf
Stores Road
DE21 4BA
United Kingdom


01332 253300

Rail Accident Investigation Branch Farnborough

Cullen House
Berkshire Copse Road
GU11 2HP (Satnav GU11 2HH)
United Kingdom


01932 440000

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