RTM365: The Future of Rail Safety | Safety Technology

The railways in the UK have a long history of making steady progress in terms of technological adoption. Safety is a very real part of the change that must be considered as we embrace technology.

We must ensure that safety evolves in tandem with digital technology's uptake.

Event host, Helen Fospero hosted an engaging panel discussion around the subject of safety technology at our recent RTM365 Rail Safety virtual event.

Helen was joined by Dr Sam Bemment, Technical and Innovation Manager, Railway Industry Association, Dr Chris Ward, Senior Lecturer in Control Systems Engineering, Loughborough University, Gabriel Stroud, CEO, AssessTech and Ken Vine, Network Technical Head Of Level Crossing Engineering, Network Rail.

RTM365 is an online festival of events covering all of the biggest topics to the railway industry.

Watch on demand now via the video at the top of this page, or select our On Demand tab to find a back catalogue of all of our virtual content.

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Battery Powered Rail on Merseyside

This issue highlights the latest topics within the rail industry, from how the HS2 decision affects rail freight to the draft rail reform bill.                            

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TransCityRail is a series of regional, interactive and insightful events across the country bringing together leaders, collaborators, problem solvers and innovators in a creative and invigorating way.
 

This series of events supports and informs the whole of the rail industry and connects suppliers with buyers, specifiers, leaders and decision-makers looking to procure a wide variety of innovative products and services for their region.

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TransCityRail Midlands

The Midlands accounts for a significant portion of the UK’s rail investment strategy and the government has shown a commitment to investing in rail infrastructure and services in the Midlands region as part of its efforts to improve transportation, boost economic growth, and enhance connectivity.

Every year leaders of industry from Network Rail, HS2, Train Operators, Major Contractors and transport bodies converge at the TransCityRail Midlands conference, exhibition and networking dinner for a day of collaboration, conversation and engagement.

This year the plans for 2024 on Midland Main Line Electrification, HS2 (High-Speed Rail 2), East West Rail, Midlands Connect, Birmingham Curzon Street Station, Station Upgrades, Freight Rail Improvement and much more will be disclosed...

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