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

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

(Excludes highway-rail crossing)

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Year Deaths Injuries
1995 36 38
1996 32 30
1997 44 28
1998 34 24
1999 32 29
2000 31 26

NOTE FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: 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 FOR DATA ON THIS PAGE: 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.