Think Safety First Near Railway Crossings

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Railroad Safety, Uncategorized | No Comments
Think Safety First Near Railway Crossings

By: Brandon Kennedy, Traffic Designer Railway safety is a topic that cannot be emphasized enough for both the public and those working on the railway. According to Federal Railroad Administration statistics, 274 highway-rail grade crossing fatalities occurred in 2017, with 9 being in Alabama.

Train Your Brain with Operation Lifesaver

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012 in Railroad Safety | No Comments
Train Your Brain with Operation Lifesaver

The goal to improve railroad crossing safety fits perfectly with the mission of Operation Lifesaver, a non-profit organization founded in 1972 that provides public education programs to prevent collisions, injuries and fatalities on and around railroad tracks and highway-rail grade crossings.

The Importance of Railroad Safety

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012 in Railroad Safety | No Comments

Construction of the Birmingham Regional Intermodal Facility in McCalla, AL has a lot of people thinking about trains these days. You may have even noticed new billboards going up around the Birmingham area with rail safety messages. The billboards are part of a “Train Your Brain” education campaign sponsored by Norfolk Southern Railway.