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Whether we are sharing statistics or the stories of railway employees and first responders who have been involved in incidents, our blog posts are yet another way that we are spreading the rail safety message—and saving lives.
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We are dedicated railroaders and citizens, aiming to save lives by educating Canadians about the hazards surrounding rail property and trains. Operation Lifesaver is a partnership initiative of the Railway Association of Canada and Transport Canada and works in cooperation with the rail industry, government, police, unions, and many public organizations and community groups.
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Summer is supposed to be fun—not deadly
July 18, 2018
Get out and enjoy summer—but stay away from tracks and trains
July 11, 2018
Drivers | Look. Listen. Live.
Don’t make this summer’s road trip your last—follow the rail safety rules
July 04, 2018
Statistics | Infographics
May 2018 another deadly month for rail incidents
June 27, 2018