Operation Lifesaver

Operation Lifesaver is sponsored by The Railway Association of Canada and Transport Canada and works in co-operation with the Canada Safety Council and provincial safety councils/ leagues. This active, continuing public education program is designed to heighten general public awareness of the potential hazards of rail/highway grade crossings and to urge caution by drivers and pedestrians when in their vicinity. The program also seeks to inform the public of the dangers associated with trespassing on railway property. The goal is to reduce the number of accidents that result in fatalities, injuries, and monetary losses.

Click here to go to the Operation Lifesaver website.

Operation Lifesaver Contacts:
Mike Regimbal
National Director, Operation Lifesaver
Telephone: (613) 564-8094

Maryse Betournay
Senior Administrative Assistant
Telephone: (613) 564-8100

©2014 The Railway Association of Canada. All rights reserved.

Rail Trends

The Railway Association of Canada's Rail Trends provides a ten-year composite of financial and operating statistics for a comprehensive review of the business of transporting goods and people by rail in Canada. This review covers virtually all interveners of rail - the Class 1s, regional freight companies, short lines, intercity passenger, commuter and tourist train... MORE >