The seminar on the state of rail safety is an event cyclically organized by the Office of Rail Transport during the TRAKO fair. The debate is very popular and attracts new participants every year. In his inaugural speech, the President of Office of Rail Transport will present the most recent data on rail safety monitoring and summarize supervisory activities carried out by the Office. The key to monitoring of the safety of rail sector in Poland is to proactively react to emerging negative tendencies, which is the reason why the Office of Rail Transport undertakes various activities aimed at continuous improvement of the safety of the railway system, including information campaigns and educational activities. The debate will gather public administration representatives, railway carriers, infrastructure managers as well as representatives of scientific institutions and research centres.