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Contact
- PRESS/COMMUNICATION:

- manon.herail@rff.fr
- + 33 1 53 94 31 38
- TECHNICAL QUESTIONS:
- + 33 1 53 94 97 68
- http://www.rff.fr
- http://www.securite-passageaniveau.fr/la-journee-mondiale/----

Total number of LX in 2008: 18507
Total number of LX in 2009: 18459
Total number of LX in 2010: 18364
Total number of LX in 2011: 18138 out of which 15000 active LX
Total number of LX in 2012: 18055

Accidents in 2008: 115
Accidents in 2009: 128
Accidents in 2010: 109
Accidents in 2011: 106
Accidents in 2012: 100

The number of collisions has decreased over the last ten years; 238 ten years ago, 110 in 2011, since 2000: -50% fewer collisions

Fatalities in 2008: 38
Fatalities in 2009: 36
Fatalities in 2010: 28
Fatalities in 2011: 32
Fatalities in 2012: 33

_ Total length of lines (km): 29 273

_ Total number of train km/year (thousands): 15

Awareness measures

  • awareness campaign on social network
  • use of the ILCAD video 2012 with children (long version : 2’) 2012
  • use of the ILCAD posters

Partners
- SNCF
- Sécurité routière (national road safety organisation)
- Prévention routière(traffic control association)
- Ministère de l’écologie, énergie, du développement durable et de l’aménagement du territoire

pre-recorded speech of Laura Flessel, multiple French Olympic Champion of Sword and standard bearer of the French delegation to the 2012 Olympic Games in London, and partner of the French campaign on level crossing safety.

Publications

Videos

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