Train to Drive

GET IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT

Welcome to “Train to Drive”, Operation Lifesaver’s rail safety training for drivers.

Whether you are a new driver or a seasoned one, staying safe around railway tracks is all about knowing the rules. Our Train to Drive videos will immerse you in a virtual-reality driving environment and ask you to make real-time decisions behind the wheel – testing whether you know how to safely approach railway crossings, and driving home OL’s "Look. Listen. Live." message.

Now get in the driver’s seat, and put your rail safety knowledge to the test!
 

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Tu quoque, Brute, fili mi, nihil timor populi, nihil! Morbi odio eros, volutpat ut pharetra vitae, lobortis sed nibh. Fictum,  deserunt mollit anim laborum astutumque! 
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TIPS FOR DRIVERS

Below are some quick rail safety driving tips, as well as more detailed tip sheet that you can download to print or share. Be sure to follow these tips when you’re behind the wheel—they could save your life.



Know your warning signs and signals



Slow down and be prepared to stop when approaching a rail crossing


At active crossings, remain stopped until the gates are fully raised and the lights stop flashing



Always look and listen for trains before proceeding through a crossing



Avoid distractions and stay alert at all times behind the wheel


Be aware of other road users such as cyclists, pedestrians, and vehicles that may be required to stop at rail crossings

Never race a train to a rail crossing


Leave your vehicle if it stalls or gets stuck on the tracks, and immediately call the railway or 911 to stop rail traffic