Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

September 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 October 17, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to September.
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 10 1 5 0 16 18 9 3
Fatalities 4 1 0 0 5 1 6 2
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 1
Ontario
Accidents 13 3 3 0 19 18 31 16
Fatalities 4 0 0 0 4 3 22 12
Serious injuries 1 1 0 0 2 3 8 4
Manitoba
Accidents 2 5 0 3 10 7 3 2
Fatalities 0 2 0 0 2 2 1 1
Serious injuries 0 1 0 1 2 1 2 1
Saskatchewan
Accidents 8 12 0 0 20 14 1 2
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2
Serious injuries 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 0
Alberta
Accidents 6 11 3 1 21 17 7 8
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 3
Serious injuries 0 2 2 0 4 6 1 3
British Columbia
Accidents 7 3 2 0 13 13 14 19
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 2 8 12
Serious injuries 3 3 1 0 7 0 5 5
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 47 35 13 4 100 89 66 52
Fatalities 8 4 0 0 12 16 44 34
Serious injuries 5 8 3 1 17 20 19 15
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.