North Central Railway
No. PR/05/2019Press Release Date: 28.05.2019
SAFETY AWARDS DISTRIBUTED TO RAILWAYMEN WHOMADEEXCEPTIONAL CONTRIBUTION TO SAFETY IN TRAIN OPERATIONS OVER NCR
On 28th May, Shri Rajiv Chaudhry General Manager/North Central Railway, felicitated and awarded 20 railway staff who had given outstanding contributionto safety in train operations in the last three months. Those awarded included, Loco Pilots, Assistant Loco Pilots, Pointsmen and Track Maintainers.
While addressing the gathering, Shri Chaudhry praised the award winners for their commitment to safety and their exceptional alertness because of which potential mishaps had been averted. He stressed and underscored that safety was underlying philosophy-the keystone-of all operations on Indian Railways and NCR. General Manager further informed that one safety app is also being developed which will be used to give real time safety related info to our running and other safety related staff and supervisors.
He furthersaid that the way to ensure safety was to be well conversant with the rules and regulations governing train operations and to desist from adopting shortcuts in the same. He also discussed about various issues related to safety, strengthening infrastructure and improving mobility in train operations during his address.
The staff were felicitated and awarded in the presence of Shri S. K. Kashyap, Chief Safety Officer/North Central Railway and other senior officers. Also present in the award ceremony were all the PHODs/HODs of NCR and the three DRMs of the three Divisions of the NCR, Allahabad, Agra and Jhansi who participated via videoconferencing.