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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

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Operation Lifesaver Presenter
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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
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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

Amtrak train hits empty car in Wayne County

July 08, 2019 06:06 AM SAVANNAH, N.Y. (AP) - State police say an Amtrak train with 249 people on board has struck a car ..

WHEC News 10 | Jul 09,2019

South Shore AM trains delayed after westbound train strikes vehicle near Portage, Indiana

9:25 A.M. EST UPDATE: All service has resumed on the South Shore Line, the railroad tweeted about 9:25 a.m. Westbound tr..

South Bend Tribune | May 31,2019

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By UP North Line Metra Train Near Indian Hill

 A pedestrian was fatally struck by UP North Line Metra train Wednesday evening, Metra officials confirm. All inbou..

CBS Chicago | May 29,2019

Train strikes, injures teen in Upper Montclair

A 15-year-old boy was struck and injured by a train just after midnight Wednesday, May 29, in Upper Montclair. NJ Transi..

| May 29,2019

Man struck, killed by commuter rail train in Hanson

A man was struck and killed early Wednesday by a commuter rail train in Hanson. The incident happened at 5:30 a.m. near ..

WCVB | May 29,2019

Train hits vehicle that rolled onto tracks, man sleeping inside injured

A 28-year-old man is lucky to be alive after his vehicle was struck by a freight train early Monday morning. According t..

My Columbia Basin | May 28,2019

Pedestrian hit by train in Kingfisher

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating an incident in Kingfisher involving a pedestrian hit by a train. Kingfisher..

KFOR | May 28,2019

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