The Safety Pledge

Crossing and trespassing accidents are preventable. Help us bring them down to zero.

  • 187,210

    Track Miles in Canada and the U.S.

  • 234,513

    Crossings in Canada and the U.S.

  • 2,256

    Crossing accidents in Canada and the U.S.

  • 1,098

    Trespassing accidents in Canada and the U.S.

Source: FRA and RAC 2018 data

Here are easy ways to make sure no one gets injured.

  • Say something! Save the CN Police phone number and call if you witness any unsafe situation near the railroad: 1-800-465-9239.
  • Become an Operation Lifesaver Rail Safety Ambassador in Canada or an Operation Lifesaver Authorized Volunteer (OLAV) in the U.S. to help increase awareness and save lives.
  • Share our safety tips, poster and fortune teller with your family, friends, colleagues and community.
  • If you live in a CN-served community, e-mail us to organize a safety presentation in your local school, or volunteer to talk to your kids' class about rail safety.

pledge to be safe around tracks and railroad property. By making smart decisions and sharing this information, my community will be stronger and safer.