Monthly rail occurrence statistics

December 2016

Table 2 Railway crossing and trespasser accidents by province
  Crossings with Type Recorded 2016 - Year To Date* All Crossings
Year To Date*
Trespasser
Year To Date*
  Public Automated Public Passive Private Farm 2016 2015 2016 2015
Data extracted January 16, 2017.
*Year to date is from January to December.
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 2 1 0
Fatalities 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
New Brunswick
Accidents 2 0 1 1 4 7 1 1
Fatalities 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1
Serious Injuries 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Quebec
Accidents 17 6 4 2 29 28 3 5
Fatalities 3 0 0 0 3 4 2 5
Serious Injuries 6 1 1 0 8 2 1 0
Ontario
Accidents 14 3 8 1 26 29 25 23
Fatalities 3 0 0 0 3 5 19 13
Serious Injuries 3 0 1 0 4 0 6 8
Manitoba
Accidents 5 6 3 0 14 19 4 1
Fatalities 1 1 0 0 2 1 2 1
Serious Injuries 1 2 0 0 3 2 2 0
Saskatchewan
Accidents 8 11 0 0 19 23 3 4
Fatalities 0 4 0 0 4 0 2 1
Serious Injuries 1 1 0 0 2 2 1 4
Alberta
Accidents 14 5 2 0 21 38 10 4
Fatalities 1 2 0 0 3 3 4 3
Serious Injuries 5 0 1 0 6 6 4 1
British Columbia
Accidents 8 5 5 0 19 19 22 12
Fatalities 2 0 0 0 2 2 15 6
Serious Injuries 0 1 0 0 1 6 5 4
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 69 36 23 4 133 165 69 50
Fatalities 12 7 0 0 19 15 46 30
Serious Injuries 16 5 3 0 24 18 20 17
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.