Quality, health and safety

Contribute to the health and safety of rail workers and passengers.


Lookouts keep a continuous watch for approaching trains. They warn workers so they can move themselves and their tools to safety.

Protection officer

Protection officers ensure workers in the rail corridor are safe. They assess work conditions, and select the right protection methods to protect workers from oncoming rail traffic.


Handsignallers warn trains about upcoming worksites. They also warn track workers about oncoming trains. They help keep the rail corridor safe.

Health and safety adviser

Health and safety advisers help their teams stay safe. They provide safety advice, monitor safety performance, and manage safety rules and regulations.