RIS Group

Rail Safety Compliance & RISQS Support

RIS Consultants (NW) are experts in developing, implementing and monitoring/maintaining rail safety compliance systems.  All RIS Consultants hold valid Personal Track Safety cards. 

We have a team of highly experienced health and safety, quality and environmental (HSQE) consultants with over 20 years' experience of both consulting and auditing compliance across a wide range of Network Rail RISQS audit services.  All our rail safety consultants have Personal Track Safety (PTS). 

We can provide you with specialist rail safety consultants / support to obtaining and maintaining Achilles RISQS audits. We can assist you develop/update, implement and monitor either a stand-alone management system or an integrated management system that is fully compliant with ISO9001 (Quality), ISO14001 (Environmental), OHSAS18001 (Health and Safety), Achilles RISQS audit protocol(s), Sentinel Scheme Rules and London Underground (LUL) QUENCH manual.

We can offer you a comprehensive service if you are looking to take the next step in the Network Rail supply chain process and become Achilles / Network Rail and London Underground approved or go one step further again and be approved as a principal contractor supplying your services directly to Network Rail. To become a Principal Contractor to NR you must apply through the Contractors Licensing Scheme (CLS) for approval. 

We will visit your office and undertake a gap analysis of your current management system against the relevant RISQS audit protocol (RISQS Audit Support) and produce a detailed report and action plan. We will assist you to develop your management system to fully comply with the relevant RISQS audit protocol, Sentinel Scheme Rules, contractors licensing scheme (where applying for Principal Contractor status) and London Underground QUENCH manual and take you right through the approval process and provide ongoing support and training to ensure your management system remains fully compliant. 

Call 0800 978 8659 or email on info@risgroup.co.uk for your free consultation.

Rail / LUL Safety Services we can provide you with are: 
  • Undertake accident and incident investigations 


“RIS Consultants delivered on time all our needs. Due to the time saved and the pressure taken from our office staff, we have decided to employ RIS Consultants as our advisors on a permanent bas”
Les Perry Roofing Contractors Ltd, Managing Director.

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