Sanctioned strength of Non-Gazetted staff (Non-Gazetted) by Task force at Zonal and Divisional Level

Strengthening of Safety Organization (Non-Gazetted) at Zonal and Divisional Level

Government of India/ भारत सरकार 
Ministry of Railways/ रेल मंत्रालय 
Railway Board/ रेलवे वोर्ड 

No. 2017/Safety (DM)/19/1 
New Delhi, dated: 18.10.2017
General Managers,
All Zonal Railways

Sub: Strengthening of Safety Organization (Non-Gazetted) at Zonal and Divisional Level.
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Task Force constituted by Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) to suggest systems and processes to improve Safety performance of Indian Railways has recommended a defined sanctioned strength for safety department in the Zonal Headquarters and in the Divisions. Recommended Sanctioned strength of Non-Gazetted staff by Task force at headquarters and Divisional level is indicated below:

Designation -/ Headquarter - / Division
  • 1. Safety Counsellors - 5 - 5
  • 2. Chief OS -1 - 1 
  • 3. OS - 1 - 1 
  • 4. Sr. Clerk/Clerk - 4- 4 
  • 5.PS/Stenographer - 3 - 1 
  • 6. Office Peon - 4 - 2 
Board has considered the recommendation and Board has decided that “Provision of Non-Gazetted staff can be made by the Zonal Railways based on work load and approved by the General Managers”. Zonal Railways may review the existing strength of Non-Gazetted staff in the safety department at Zonal and Divisional level, based on the workload, suitable arrangements may please be made to strengthen the safety organisation. Action taken in this regard may please be advised to the Board.

This has the approval of the full Board.

(Vinod Kumar)
PED/ Safety
Railway Board

Copy to: Chief Safety Officers, All Zonal Railways for information.

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