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Highway-Rail Grade-Crossing Safety and Property Damage Data

Dataset Excel: 
Notes: 

The Federal Railroad Administration recommended not to report property damage statistics, which had been done in previous editions of NTS, due to inconsistencies in the reporting of data. 

Description: 

KEY: R = revised. 

a 1970 data are not comparable to later years due to a change in the reporting system.

Source: 

1970: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Office of Policy and Program Development, Rail-Highway Crossing Accident/Incident and Inventory Bulletin (Washington, DC: Annual Issue), tables S and 11.

1975-1998: FRA Accident/Incident Database, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/OfficeofSafety/ as of June 28, 2010.

1999-2003: Ibid., Office of Safety Analysis, Preliminary Railroad Safety Statistics (Washington, DC: April), table 1-1, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/OfficeofSafety/publicsite/Prelim.aspx as of Apr. 24, 2013.

2004-15: Ibid., FRA Accident/Incident Database, table 1.12, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/OfficeofSafety/ as of July 18, 2016.