Safety in train operations is being monitored at various levels by safety department. In order to create safety awareness among field staff and public. Annual safety week is being observed every year during March.

            During the current year, safety week is being observed from 29.02.2020 to 06.03.2020. During these 7 days, safety category staffs are sensitized by the Divisional Officers through various activities and safety drives involving railway staff and public.  Special events are being conducted at LC gates for awareness of the public and the gate keepers to ensure the safety of trains and road traffic.
            Caller tunes with safety slogans have been introduced in Railways CUG mobiles during the safety week.

As part of  Safety Week, Various competitions such as safety seminar, safety quiz, safety drama, poster designing contest, essay completion and extempore speech, etc., are being organized involving all 6 divisions of Southern Railway and Multidisciplinary Zonal Training Institute, Tiruchchirappalli.
On behalf of Salem division, Safety team lead by Shri M. Harikumar Senior Divisional Operations Manager of Salem division  along with his team has bagged the 1st position in Safety drama in Inter divisional level,  1st Position in Inter Divisional Quiz Competition in Supervisor level (Group I) and 3rd position in Inter Divisional Quiz Competition in Assistant level (Group 2).

            Valedictory function at Multidisciplinary Zonal Training Institute, Tiruchchirappalli on 06.03.2020 was presided over by Shri. John Thomas, GM of Southern Railway and the prizes was distributed to staff.  Safety shield was awarded to the division for securing first position in the competitions.