Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

March 2017

Table 2 Railway crossing and trespasser accidents by province
  Crossings with Type Recorded 2017 - Year To Date* All Crossings
Year To Date*
Trespasser
Year To Date*
  Public Automated Public Passive Private Farm 2017 2016 2017 2016
Data extracted April 18, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to March.
New TSB regulations came into effect on July 1, 2014, changing some reporting requirements.
Newfoundland
Accidents 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia
Accidents 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Brunswick
Accidents 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Quebec
Accidents 4 0 1 0 5 7 3 0
Fatalities 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
Ontario
Accidents 5 0 2 0 7 4 12 5
Fatalities 1 0 0 0 1 0 8 4
Serious Injuries 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 1
Manitoba
Accidents 1 2 0 1 4 5 0 1
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Saskatchewan
Accidents 1 2 0 0 3 5 0 0
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alberta
Accidents 2 7 1 0 12 7 1 3
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Serious Injuries 0 1 2 0 3 3 0 1
British Columbia
Accidents 3 1 0 0 5 4 1 4
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4
Serious Injuries 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
Northwest Territories
Accidents 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Canada
Accidents 17 12 4 1 37 33 17 13
Fatalities 2 1 0 0 3 2 11 9
Serious Injuries 3 1 2 0 6 7 5 3
Figure 1: Number of Crossing Accidents per month [D]
Number of Crossing Accidents per month

Note: This is preliminary information subject to year-end validation and reconciliation.