RBE No. 111/2023

No. E(P&A)I-2017/SP-1/AD-1 New Delhi, dated 05:l0.2023

The General Managers and PF As,
All Indian Railways
& Production Units.
Sub: Instructions on Risk Allowance to Railway employees.
Ref: Railway Board’s letter No. E(P&A)l-2017/SP-I/AD-1 dated 13.04.2021 (RBE No. 30/2021).
Latest instructions revising the rate of Risk Allowance were issued vide Railway Board’s letter under reference. The list of categories/ staff eligible for grant of Risk Allowance is also annexed to the above referred letter.

  1. DoP&T, vide its OM No. A-27018/02/2022-Estt.(AL) dated 02.09.2022, has issued consolidated instructions on the subject of Risk Allowance to Central Government employees (copy enclosed).
    2.1. Attention is invited to provisions of para (4) of DoP&T’s aforesaid OM directing periodical medical check-up of the staff exposed to risk in their job to ensure their good health. In the spirit of DoP&T’s directions, in-charges of the staff getting Risk Allowance should ensure that they are sent for yearly checkup, as advised vide Health Dte.’s instructions No. 2015/HI/
    I 7/1 dated 03.11.2017. Clarifications on PMEs, if any, may be sought directly from Health Dte.
  2. This issues with the concurrence of the Health Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
  3. Please acknowledge receipt.
    Meenakshi C K Vinod
    Deputy Director/E(P&A)-I
    Railway Board
    Tele No. 011-47845126
    Email Id:
    Room No. 6, 4th Floor, Railway Offices Complex, Tilak Bridge, New Dclhi-110002