SAFETY ORGANISATION, SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY, BENGALURU DIVISION
Safety organization sensitizes all concerned departments on safety related issues, oversee all Safety matters, identify Safety related susceptibilities and vulnerabilities, establish effective response mechanism to handle situations arising out of untoward incidents.
Safety Branch, Bengaluru Division is making continuous effort to improve safety indices by way of
ØCounselling of Staff.
ØInspections at Stations, Yards, cabins, Crew booking depots, Running Rooms, pitlines, Brakevan, ART/MRV etc
ØNight Inspections – Programme nominating all BOs and Supervisors.
ØSuper Checks to detect system deficiencies.
ØSafety Drives ( HQrs & Divisional level )
ØAmbush Checks to check the alertness of Staff.
ØSafety Campaigns at manned and unmanned level crossings to educate Road users on hazards of crossing LCs without caution.
ØSurprise Breathanylizer test.
ØMock drills to check the alertness of staff.
ØMonitoring and ensure staff are trained in Refresher Course and attend Periodical Medical Examination as and when they are due.
There is substantial reduction in consequential train accidents when compared to previous years. There are no Train Accidents in the current year which makes Safety performance satisfactory