Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

May 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 June 15, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to May.
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 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Quebec
Accidents 4 0 1 0 5 12 4 1
Fatalities 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Ontario
Accidents 8 0 2 0 10 6 18 11
Fatalities 1 0 0 0 1 2 12 10
Serious injuries 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 1
Manitoba
Accidents 1 3 0 2 6 5 1 2
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1
Serious injuries 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1
Saskatchewan
Accidents 3 4 0 0 7 6 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 14 10 1 5
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1
Serious injuries 0 1 2 0 3 5 0 3
British Columbia
Accidents 4 2 1 0 7 8 4 7
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 6
Serious injuries 3 3 0 0 6 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 24 16 6 2 50 48 28 28
Fatalities 2 2 0 0 4 6 18 20
Serious injuries 4 4 2 1 11 10 7 6
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.