Train firm right on track

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Employees at Stagecoach-owned rail company, East Midlands Trains, are celebrating after being awarded Investors in People (IiP) status.

The IiP scheme recognises organisations that have improved their performance and delivery through the investment in and development of employees.

In recognition of its achievement, East Midlands Trains has received a certificate and plaque.

David Horne, managing director of East Midlands Trains, said: “Our staff are passionate about delivering the best service possible for our passengers and are committed to going the extra mile wherever they can. ”

Providing a basis for good management practice, Investors in People helps organisations improve business planning and management effectiveness and evaluate where improvements need to be made. Investors in People focuses on outcomes, encouraging staff to achieve the knowledge, skills and attitude to deliver on organisational objectives.