Margam, Port Talbot, South Wales

Head Office Circular NP/023/21
Our Ref: HSR/2/1
19th January 2020
The Secretary

Dear Colleague


Further to Head Office Circular NP/305/20, 17th November 2020 this matter has again been the subject of National Executive Committee (NEC) consideration. The NEC have noted and adopted the following report:

That we note a meeting between Network Rail National Industrial and Safety Representatives from the Maintenance and Operations, the NEC and Assistant General Secretary to discuss this item took place on 13th January 2021.

In order for the RMT to formulate a position and issue a response to the RAIB report,, the General Secretary is instructed to set up a committee to consist of one member from each of the NWR Lead Reps (Operations, Maintenance and H&S), one member of the NEC, the RMT H&S Officer, one Regional Organiser and the AGS.

This group is to meet as soon as practicable and all reports to be placed back before this NEC.

Members to be informed by text and email.

Relevant Branches, Regional Councils and Reps to be advised.

I am acting in accordance with these instructions. I will keep you informed of developments with this matter.

Yours sincerely

Mick Cash
General Secretary