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Safety

Figure 2-4: Railroad Trespasser Deaths and Injuries in Indiana


(Excludes highway-rail crossing)
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11 11
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8 8
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7 7
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5 5 5
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1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000

Deaths Injuries

NOTE: As defined by the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, a trespasser is any
person on a part of railroad property used in railroad operations whose presence is prohibited, forbidden, or
unlawful. Employees who are trespassing on railroad property are reported as trespassers.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, Railroad Safety Statistics Annual
Report 2000, Washington, DC: 2001, available at http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/ officeofsafety/ as of Oct. 22, 2001.

Indiana B-12 BTS State Transportation Profile


Figure 2-4: Railroad Trespasser
Deaths and Injuries in Indiana
(Excludes highway-rail crossing)
Year Deaths Injuries
1995 7 8
1996 7 6
1997 11 4
1998 5 10
1999 5 8
2000 11 5
NOTE: As defined by the U.S. Department of
Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, a
trespasser is any person on a part of railroad property
used in railroad operations whose presence is
prohibited, forbidden, or unlawful. Employees who are
trespassing on railroad property are reported as
trespassers.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal


Railroad Administration, Railroad Safety Statistics
Annual Report 2000, Washington, DC: 2001, available at
http://safetydata.fra.dot.gov/ officeofsafety/ as of Oct.
22, 2001.