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2,100 North Americans are killed or seriously injured in railway crossing and trespassing incidents every year.
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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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Blog & Events
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Get out and enjoy winter—but know how to stay safe when you hit the trails
January 20, 2021
OL adds two new animated videos to its toolkit for Canadian municipalities
January 11, 2021
Celebrating Operation Lifesaver’s 40th anniversary
January 06, 2021
Ending the year with a little good news: Railway crossing fatalities down in November 2020
December 30, 2020