Train Accident and Injury Links

Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)
Division of the US Department of Transportation dedicated to railway safety. Find information on accidents, inspections and highway-rail crossing data; run queries and download safety database files.

Operation Lifesaver
Operation Lifesaver® is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing collisions, injuries and fatalities at highway-railroad crossings and on railroad rights-of-way. Also offers crash statistics and educational materials.

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA)/US Department of Transportation (DOT)
National highway safety statistics and safety information from government agency committed to reducing roadway-related fatalities and injuries, including those caused by highway-railroad crossing accidents.

American Association of State and Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO)
The American Association of State and Highway Transportation Officials® (AASHTO®) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan association of US public highway and transportation departments that is concerned with five transportation modes: air, highway, public transportation, rail and water.

National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Railroad Information Page
NTSB’s railroad page with accident information, as well as publications and safety issue information.

US Department of Transportation (DOT)
Search this government Web site to find information about departments, organizations, initiatives, reports and publications with related links and library resources.

American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)
Founded in 1911, ASSE is the largest association of occupational safety, health and environmental (SH&E) professionals. Its members manage, supervise and consult on safety, health and environmental issues in industry, insurance, government and education.

The Angels on Track Foundation
Angels on Track® is an organization dedicated to promoting railroad crossing safety in Ohio. Web site provides statistics and publication references.

Association of American Railroads (AAR)
Association of North American railway companies dedicated to railroad safety, quality and security.

National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP)
National association of train passengers advocating for expanded and high-quality passenger rail service in the US.

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