Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

July 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 August 15, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to July.
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 1 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Brunswick
Accidents 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Quebec
Accidents 7 0 3 0 10 14 7 2
Fatalities 2 0 0 0 2 1 5 2
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Ontario
Accidents 11 1 3 0 15 15 24 16
Fatalities 3 0 0 0 3 3 17 12
Serious injuries 1 1 0 0 2 2 6 4
Manitoba
Accidents 2 4 0 2 8 6 1 2
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1
Serious injuries 0 1 0 1 2 1 1 1
Saskatchewan
Accidents 5 9 0 0 14 11 1 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1
Serious injuries 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0
Alberta
Accidents 5 9 3 0 17 15 5 6
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 2
Serious injuries 0 1 2 0 3 6 1 3
British Columbia
Accidents 5 3 1 0 9 11 11 14
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 1 6 9
Serious injuries 3 3 0 0 6 0 4 3
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 36 26 10 2 74 74 50 43
Fatalities 5 2 0 0 7 13 34 29
Serious injuries 4 7 2 1 14 13 14 12
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.