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DEDICATED TO THE CONSEQUENCES OF TRESPASSING OR FAILING TO OBEY GRADE CROSSING LAWS


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Safety Facts

Grade Crossing
1540
Grade Crossing

1540 cars are destroyed each year. Your life is worth the wait.

Trespassing
853
Trespassing

853 people are killed or injured from trespassing alone. Stay aware…Stay alive.

Suicide
122
Suicide

This year 122 people committed suicide on a railroad. There is Help.

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
Spread the word on rail safety

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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

Train strikes tractor-trailer hauling vehicles in Ridgefield

RIDGEFIELD — A Union Pacific train collided with a tractor-trailer that was high-centered on railroad tracks near the Po..

The Columbian | Nov 06,2018

Woman in motorized wheelchair struck by train at Friendship Heights station

WASHINGTON — A woman in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a Shady Grove-bound train at Friendship Heights Metro Stati..

WTOP | Nov 04,2018

Person struck by Amtrak train in Kenly

KENLY, N.C. - According to Amtrak authorities, a person trespassing on railroad tracks in Kenly was struck by ..

CBS 17 staff | Nov 04,2018

Police ID man killed trespassing on Royal Oak train tracks

A man killed by a train in Royal Oak this week was with a friend who made it across the tracks to safety, police say. Ro..

The News Herald | Oct 24,2018

Amtrak partners with more than 500 law enforcement agencies for Operation Clear Track

Amtrak Police and Operation Lifesaver Inc. (OLI), the national railroad safety education organization, are collaborating..

RT&S | Sep 26,2018

Operation Lifesaver Coventry R.I.

On May 17, 2018, Ofc. Pete Whitaker and Ofc. Fabio Sousa gave an Operation Life Saver presentation at Greenbush Elementa..

APD News | Jun 07,2018

What should you do if your car gets stuck on the RR tracks?

Program stresses safety; Illinois has more than 7,600 crossings

The Pantagraph | May 21,2018

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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.