Rail crossing gates are there for a reason. Many factors can prevent you from seeing or hearing oncoming trains—especially at busy commuter stations.
Today’s trains are fast and quiet. And they can be wider than you might expect.
Think you’re safe beside the tracks?
Winter conditions mean you need to be extra vigilant around rail crossings. Especially if you're a snowmobiler.
Think you can always hear and see a train coming?
Today's trains are remarkably quiet. In fact, they can be silent killers.
Think you can hear a train coming?
Trains can often appear slower and futher away than they actually are.
Think you can rely on your senses to stay safe?
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