Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

April 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 May 16, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to April.
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 11 4 1
Fatalities 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Ontario
Accidents 7 0 2 0 9 6 14 6
Fatalities 1 0 0 0 1 2 9 5
Serious injuries 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 1
Manitoba
Accidents 1 3 0 2 6 5 0 2
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1
Serious injuries 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1
Saskatchewan
Accidents 1 3 0 0 4 5 0 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alberta
Accidents 3 7 2 0 13 9 1 3
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1
Serious injuries 0 1 2 0 3 4 0 1
British Columbia
Accidents 4 1 0 0 6 5 4 4
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4
Serious injuries 3 0 0 0 3 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 21 14 5 2 44 42 23 17
Fatalities 2 1 0 0 3 6 15 13
Serious injuries 4 1 2 1 8 9 6 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.