Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

October 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 November 15, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to October.
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 1 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 1 0 0 1 3 0 1
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Quebec
Accidents 11 1 6 0 18 22 11 3
Fatalities 5 1 0 0 6 2 8 2
Serious injuries 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 1
Ontario
Accidents 16 4 3 0 23 19 33 19
Fatalities 5 0 0 0 5 3 23 14
Serious injuries 1 1 0 0 2 4 8 5
Manitoba
Accidents 2 5 0 3 10 7 3 4
Fatalities 0 2 0 0 2 2 1 2
Serious injuries 0 1 0 1 2 1 2 2
Saskatchewan
Accidents 9 12 0 0 21 17 1 3
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 2
Serious injuries 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 1
Alberta
Accidents 8 12 3 1 24 17 7 8
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 3
Serious injuries 1 2 2 0 5 6 1 3
British Columbia
Accidents 7 3 4 0 15 13 17 22
Fatalities 0 1 0 0 1 2 9 15
Serious injuries 3 3 1 0 7 0 7 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 54 38 16 4 113 99 73 61
Fatalities 10 4 0 0 14 17 48 40
Serious injuries 6 8 3 1 18 21 21 18
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.