The OnTrac Blog

Insights and articles from across the rail industry

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Big Tech Round Up: September’s Apple Event
Vicki Hayward
With the abrupt changes in weather; Storm Ali battering our previously sun-kissed faces, followed closely by her pal, Storm Bronagh joining in for good measure
Williams Review takes a comprehensive look at the UK rail industry and the improvements that need to be made
The Williams Review
Vicki Hayward
The government has launched a comprehensive review of the UK rail industry, with reforms planned to be implemented in 2020.
Tyne and Wear Metro Service, Nexus, Rail, Rail Safety
What can the Tyne and Wear Metro Service learn from the UK rail industry?
Vicki Hayward
The Tyne and Wear Metro Service is undergoing a massive transformation. The Metro: all change modernisation programme will see £350
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Beyond Rail: The Capacity Challenge [White Paper]
David Smith
It is not just the rail industry that must address the growing capacity challenge. This article will explore the trends
OnTrac Ltd and Transport for London sign five-year Elizabeth line deal.
OnTrac Ltd and Transport for London in five-year Elizabeth line deal
Vicki Hayward
Rail software company, OnTrac Ltd, will be providing Transport for London (TfL) their rail safety products to enable greater efficiency
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Rail safety: top priority for Canadian Government
Vicki Hayward
The Canadian Government has invested $20.7 million (CAD) to improve rail safety for both the Canadian rail workforce and its
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OnTrac Interviews… David Smith
Vicki Hayward
August marks 10 years since OnTrac first opened its doors and began supporting the UK rail industry, as it moved
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What role do smartphones play in rail safety?
Vicki Hayward
In an industry as heavily regulated as rail, the concept of risk, operative health and rail safety needs to be