On September 1, the newly revised Work Safety Law of the People's Republic of China took effect officially. CHINA RAILWAY takes the study and promotion of the law as the means to strengthen the awareness of the rule of safety law for all staff, and takes the implementation of the law as the focus, to reinforce the railway safety fundamentals. It takes the building of CHINA RAILWAY under the rule of law as the goal to enhance the enterprise governance capability, and always adheres to the coordination on both development and safety, thus constantly promoting high-quality railway development.
The society will be well governed when laws keep pace with changing realities. The enforcement of the revised Work Safety Law embodies the spirit of a series of important instructions of General Secretary Xi Jinping on strengthening work safety, and the Party’s tenet of putting people's lives and safety first; strongly guarantees the implementation of the decisions and deployments of the CPC Central Committee, fulfillment of the primary responsibility of the enterprises and building the safe development philosophy. It also offers an important opportunity to strengthen the safety fundamentals, improve the safety governance system and promote the high-quality railway development.