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Rail industry report reveals shocking lapses in inspection, leading to Grayrigg disaster

Last week, Network Rail and Virgin issued the findings of their inquiry into the tragic Grayrigg derailment. The report made for troubling reading, revealing a cascade of negligence they say is directly responsible for the tragedy which resulted in the death of 84-year-old Margaret Masson and injuring 22 others.

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