Southern Shield is a collaborative safety forum that consists of Network Rail Infrastructure Projects Southern Region and its principal contractors


Charter Lite version

January 2018

A 'lite' version of the full Southern Shield Charter.

Design Close Calls

April 2018

This document aims to promote the raising of Close Calls during the design stages.

The Shield April 2018

April 2018

Do you have story that you would like to see in The Shield? Submit a brief outline of your story at the top of the page or email:

Home Safe

May 2018

Safe use of Plant Handbook

April 2018

The Southern Shield Safe Use of Plant Working Group has produced a new best practice handbook which covers the safest way to use non-rail mounted plant in a rail engineering environment.

Contact Us

Do you work in the Southern Region? Send your feedback or submit your story by using the tabs at the top of the page....more