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An update to the Sentinel App has been issued. This update should resolve the problem reported by some users where the app was crashing during the initial start-up.
Please make sure you have downloaded the latest version of the app to implement this update.
Please report any issues to the 24/7 Helpdesk via the 24/7 Helpdesk - Tel: 0330 7262 222 or Email:


2018 26 Mar


Guidance on how to use the Swipe In/Out functionality

With safety at the forefront of what we do in NR, it is crucial that we maintain safe access to the infrastructure. Incidents where staff have managed to access a worksite, despite the fact their competences had expired their medicals were invalid or they hadn’t had sufficient rest, pose a significant risk for both the […]

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2018 24 Jan


Update for all Sentinel Administrators

What is changing? As of Thursday 25 January 2018, the facility to create additional Sentinel accounts for existing Sentinel administration account holders was  removed. This means that end users can no longer create a Sentinel login for their colleagues. We have also be withdrawn the Sponsor Admin Read Only account platform. Who does this affect? […]

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2018 8 Jan


Revised 019 Standard 2017 Briefings

As of April 2017, The Planning and Delivering Safe Work programme made a change to the way we approach the management and planning ofwork. Fundamentally, there will be one person accountable for managing task and operational safety risk and that person will have been involved in the planning of the work. This will deliver better […]

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2017 15 Dec


Sentinel Operations Update: December 2017

Welcome to the December edition of your newsletter from The Sentinel Team. A year on since the launch of Site Access, you’ll find of developments this year and how the team are continuosly working to improve the Sentinel system. Articles include: Sentinel mass Swipe Out: 8 January 2018 Sentinel: Where are we now? Project Wales […]

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2017 13 Dec


New Sentinel reporting tool in Business Analytics (NR only)

A new Sentinel reporting page for Network Rail is now available. This is an easy and visually appealing way to view usage levels for the Sentinel app. All this information can be filtered by Function/Route/DU/Depot/Supervisor/Event/Date & Sentinel Number. The new Sentinel page includes the following information: High level statistics Swipe in and Swipe out comparisons […]

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