Work at Heights - Network Rail

Our Ref: HSR/2/6
Head Office Circular: NP/061/15
9th April 2015

The Secretary

Dear Colleague


Further to Head Office Circular NP/007/15 the General Grades Committee have considered further reports in this matter and have noted and adopted the following report of their Health and Safety Sub-committee:

We note the report on file from the Network Rail Joint Safety Council and the further report of the Work at Height meeting held on 13th January 2015. We re-iterate previous Decisions in this matter that RMT are fully represented on the task led Working Groups – OLE, S&T, P&D, Off-track and Telecoms. We instruct the General Secretary to inform Network Rail that our Lead Union Health and Safety Representatives for the Working Groups will be: OLE - Bro. C Pezzulo, S&T – Bro. A Clews, P&D – Chris Adair, Off-track – Bro. J Thomas and Telecoms – Bro. S Swift. The General Secretary is further instructed to appoint additional representatives to the Working Groups in consultation with the Lead Reps. An updated report to be placed back in front of this General Grades Committee by 30th June 2015.

Branches and Regional Councils be advised.  
I am acting in accordance with these instructions and will keep you informed of developments with this case.

Please bring the contents of this circular to the attention of relevant members.

Yours sincerely
Mick Cash
General Secretary