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Safety Facts

Grade Crossing Incidents
2205
Grade Crossing Incidents

In 2018, there were 2,205 railroad grade crossing incidents nationwide.

 

Your life is worth the wait !

Trespassing Casualties
828
Trespassing Casualties

In 2018, 828 people were killed or injured trespassing on the railroad right-of-way.

 

Trespassing is both dangerous and illegal !

Suicide Casualties
230
Suicide Casualties

In 2018, 230 people committed suicide or attempted suicide by train.

 

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Don't let your story end here.

Safety Awareness Resources

Become an expert on rail safety by following each of the above links

Operation Lifesaver Presenter
Invite the Amtrak Police Department or an Operation Lifesaver presenter to your school today

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Trespassing
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Enforcement suicide
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Car crash
Read more about train strikes happening nationwide.

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Rail and car crash
Connect with us on social media to learn how you can practice rail safety

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Invite the Amtrak Police Department or an Operation Lifesaver presenter to your school today

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Operation Lifesaver Presenter
Spread the word on rail safety

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Trespassing
Someone can help

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Enforcement suicide
Read more about train strikes happening nationwide.

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Car crash
Connect with us on social media to learn how you can practice rail safety

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Rail and car crash

Media

Articles

Pedestrian struck and killed by train in Northfield

Authorities are investigating after a man was hit and killed by a train in Northfield. A passenger tells WCAX News it ha..

WCAX | May 23,2019

Kingston man injured when train strikes vehicle

A Kingston man was injured when he drove onto the railroad tracks at the Foxhall Avenue crossing in Kingston late Sunday..

Mid-Hudson News | May 21,2019

Passenger on board train that fatally struck man: 'We couldn't comprehend it'

Citizens are still shocked by the news that a man was killed while reportedly trespassing on railroad tracks Friday. One..

WAVY.com | May 20,2019

Girl, 15, struck by train in Jefferson County is identified

A southbound Union Pacific rock train struck and killed a teenage girl, on a bridge in Hematite, Missouri Sunday afterno..

KMOV | May 20,2019

Woman killed by Florida passenger train she tried to beat

Authorities say a Florida passenger train struck and killed a woman who was trying to cross the tracks. Palm Beach Count..

WFTS | May 19,2019

Person ‘unrecognizable’ after being struck, killed by Amtrak train in Chico

An unidentified person was hit and killed by an Amtrak train early Saturday morning in Chico, the Butte County Sheriff’s..

The Sacramento Bee | May 18,2019

Train slams into car, kills 2 people

Two people are dead after a train collides with a car in Richland Parish. It happened near Highway 80 and Bee Bayou Road..

KNOE | May 16,2019

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For emergency, such as reporting a crime or suspicious activity, please call the Amtrak Police Department at: (800) 331-0008

 or by sending a text to APD11 from a smartphone or to 27311 from a standard cell phone, or call 911.