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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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When it comes to rail-related deaths and serious injuries, the numbers do matter.
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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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Introducing OL’s new “one-stop shop” for rail safety
January 17, 2018
Interviews & Testimonials
For families of victims, the impact of a rail tragedy lasts a lifetime
January 10, 2018
A New Year Wish from Operation Lifesaver
January 03, 2018
Happy Holidays and a Rail Safe New Year!
January 02, 2018