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.

Rail Technology Magazine latest edition Jun/Jul 22

RTM JUN/JUL 22

Elizabeth Line: Stations and Their Innovations

The anticipated June/July edition of RTM is now up and running, loaded with insights and analysis of upcoming rail projects, innovations and ambitions across the UK sector. We invite you to dive in to hear from the likes of Christian Irwin OBE, Rail Investment Centre of Excellence Director at Network Rail, as he outlines the developments within the SPEED project and Jackie Townsend, the Managing Director at Tram Operations Ltd, as she discusses innovative new technology to enhance safety standards and protocols within the industry. These are just a few of the great stories that we have to offer, so dig in and enjoy the informative fun. 

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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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The Green Rail Revolution

Maria Machancoses, Director of Midlands Connect discusses the importance of HS2 to the Midlands and the UK, their collaborative work with the Department for Transport, and how we need to embrace the railways again.

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