News Archives: 2012
Merry Christmas from all of us at Operation Lifesaver Canada! We hope that you’re having a wonderful holiday season with your friends and family. We believe that rail safety is an important topic all year long, so as you celebrate the season, here’s a fun train safety themed crossword puzzle that you can do one lazy winter afternoon.… Read More
Mike Melanson, a CN police officer and Operation Lifesaver master presenter, has been awarded the OL Long-Term Service Award to mark his November 30th retirement. Mike started with the CN Police in 1982 and began volunteering with Operation Lifesaver in 1986.… Read More
Here at Operation Lifesaver Canada we’re continuously adapting our lifesaving rail safety messages to make sure they stay relevant. In order to ensure that rail safety stays front-of-mind with Canadians of all ages, we’ve made it a priority to embrace new forms of media.… Read More
Another Canadian winter is just around the corner. With freezing temperatures and snowy roads on the way, now’s a good time to prepare for winter driving. Highway-railway crossings are always dangerous for drivers, and even more so during the winter. So here’s a refresher of the steps to follow to stay alive at level crossings this winter:
Rail safe winter driving tips
- Always drive at a speed that allows you to stop within the distance of your headlights – so you have a clear view of the road ahead of you.