Track Safety Equipment

Shoulder Clearance Safety Barrier

The Shoulder Clearance Safety Barrier is a quick and easy to install safety barrier which separates people from train movements.

It is a 4-foot (1.25 m) non-telescopic safety barrier designed to clear a high ballast shoulder.


Technical Features

  • The barrier is set at 4-foot (1.25 m) from the running rail
  • Installed by clamping to the running rail foot
  • Suitable for flat-bottomed rail profiles
  • Track lighting can be attached to the barrier using the Network Rail approved Lightmast Bracket


  • Achieves significant cost savings by enabling higher train running speeds on adjacent lines
  • Fast and efficient installation without specialist tools or equipment
  • All components are re-usable and are supplied in their own storage stillages
  • Workers caught the wrong side of the safety barrier can easily re-enter the safe zone
  • Avoids disturbance of any ballast shoulder
Track Safety Equipment

Shoulder Clearance Safety Barrier