Performance Indices of the Safety Department
1. Generation of exceptional reports from data loggers and counselling of SMs for setting of points against the blocked line.
2.Provision of stickers on the panel to remind SMs regarding setting of points against the blocked line as per GR 3.38 at all stations.
3.Regular Monthly Intensive Footplate & other Inspections / counselling of staff by Officers and Supervisors of HQ and Divisions.
4.Inspection of Running Rooms and Crew Lobbies regarding facilities and Breathalyser tests while Signing ‘ON’ & ‘OFF’ and also enroute.
5.Awareness campaigns are organised periodically at RTO offices, village Panchayats & at LC gates.
6.Safety Pamphlets and Safety Stickers are distributed at LC gates and nearby villages for educating Road Users about precautions to be observed while crossing LCs.
7.Lesson introduced in the curriculum of 7th & 10th std in Karnataka state during the year 2013-14.
8.Talk shows in AIR/Dharwad on Safety at LCs and publicity through Newspapers, Electronic media & Social media about Safety of road users and passengers.
9.Prevention of loading inflammable materials and two wheelers with petrol in fuel tanks.
10.Awareness regarding uses of fire extinguishers in trains to passengers.
11.Switch off the Mobile charging points between 23.00 hrs to 05.00 hrs.
Note: Accident case details are available in www.safety.indianrail.gov.in. (SIMS).