Rail accidents and serious incidents

Investigation into rail accidents and serious incidents.

Services

  1. Report an accident or incident

    Use form RAIB N1 to report details of an accident or incident involving railway staff

  2. Monthly bulk notification form

    Use form RAIB N2 to complete your monthly return

Guidance and regulation

  1. RAIB's response to accident and incident notification
  2. A quick guide to notifying accidents and incidents on UK railways
  3. An introduction to the RAIB - Leaflet 01
  1. Information on the Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) - Leaflet 05

    • Guidance
    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
  2. Taflen 01 - Cyflwyniad i RAIB

    • Guidance
    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
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News and communications

  1. Report 05/2018: Explosion inside an underframe equipment case at Guildford

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Press release
  2. Report 04/2018: Freight train derailment at Lewisham

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Press release
  3. Loss of speed restrictions on the Cambrian line

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • News story
  4. Person trapped and dragged, Notting Hill Gate

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • News story
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Policy and engagement

  1. Urgent Safety Advice 02/2018: Safety of the line after engineering work

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Independent report
  2. Safety digest 02/2018: Clapham Junction

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Independent report
  3. Urgent Safety Advice 01/2018: Checking that tram doors are safe before departing from tram stops

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Independent report
  4. Safety digest 01/2018: Wimbledon

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Independent report
  5. Safety digest 19/2017: Raynes Park

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Independent report
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Transparency

  1. Report 08/2018: Collision at Stainforth Road level crossing

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Raib report
  2. Safety digest 05/2018: Cradlehall

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Raib report
  3. Safety digest 04/2018: Bethnal Green

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Raib report
  4. Safety digest 03/2018: Stafford

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Raib report
  5. Report 07/2018: Fatal accident at Trenos footpath crossing near Llanharan

    • Rail Accident Investigation Branch
    • Raib report
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