To ensure that movement of trains is accident free, the safety department makes sure of;
- Rehabilitation of permanent way and equipment.
- Preventive maintenance programmes on permanent way.
- Enough incentives to eluiminate apathy.
A protection unit and Railway Police. Units deals with security of cargo from point of loading to point of discharge seeing to it that no thefts, broaching, pilferage etc. takes place In a like manner security to passengers is guaranteed. All static points are manned by private security.