Rail Safety

What You Share Can Save Lives

What You Share Can Save Lives

Every year hundreds of people die needlessly on or around California’s railroad tracks. California has the highest number of Railroad Trespassing and Highway Rail Grade Crossing Fatalities in the United States. Providing Rail Safety Education and raising rail safety awareness is fundamental to everything California Operation Lifesaver does. California Operation Lifesaver (CAOL) is committed to […]

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California Operation Lifesaver Kicks Off Rail Safety MonthRail Safety Partners Raising Awareness to Respect The Rails to Save Lives

California Operation Lifesaver Kicks Off Rail Safety MonthRail Safety Partners Raising Awareness to Respect The Rails to Save Lives

California Operation Lifesaver Kicks Off Rail Safety Month. Rail Safety Partners Raising Awareness to Respect The Rails to Save Lives California Rail Safety Month is here! Each September since 2009, California Operation Lifesaver amplifies our year-round rail safety lifesaving mission. The California State Legislatures September Rail Safety Month Proclamation presented to California Operation Lifesaver and […]

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2021 Reflections – Looking Forward to 2022

2021 Reflections – Looking Forward to 2022

As we reflect on a year filled with challenges and new opportunities to meet and achieve our rail safety goals, it is hard to believe that 2021 is coming to a close. Similar to 2020, in person outreach was limited while our virtual rail safety awareness opportunities grew. Remaining true to our rail safety mission, […]

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INTRODUCING THE NEWLY REDESIGNED CALIFORNIA OPERATION LIFESAVER WEBSITE

INTRODUCING THE NEWLY REDESIGNED CALIFORNIA OPERATION LIFESAVER WEBSITE

California Operation Lifesaver (CAOL) is offering a new experience from beginning to end. We are excited to share with you our newly updated CAOL website! We hope you will join us as we enhance our efforts to grow rail safety awareness across California and Save Lives! Our new site gives you a first-hand view of […]

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California 2020 Rail Safety Statistics – Emphasizing the Need for Rail Safety Education

California 2020 Rail Safety Statistics – Emphasizing the Need for Rail Safety Education

September and October were a whirlwind for many of us, as both virtual and “in-person’ activities kept our calendars full. This was true for California Operation Lifesaver and now as we are part way through November, we want to share a review of our 2019/2020 statistics. Based on the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) Office of […]

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Thank You for Joining Us to Raise Rail Safety Awareness    to Save Lives

Thank You for Joining Us to Raise Rail Safety Awareness to Save Lives

California Operation Lifesaver (CAOL) is grateful to our Rail Safety Partners who joined with us to share rail safety messages to “Raise Awareness to Save Lives” during California September Rail Safety Month and Rail Safety Week (9/20-9/26). Through cooperative efforts we work with our partners to change dangerous behaviors near tracks and trains. We value […]

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