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Portugal

Contact
Scabrantes@refer.pt
+ 351 21 10 22 482


company’s website : http://www.refer.pt
company’s dedicated level crossings’ website :
http://www.refer.pt/passagensdenivel/
dedicated national ILCAD campaign website :
http://www.refer.pt/passagensdenivel/
company’s dedicated facebook page :
http://www.facebook.com/segurancaempn
company’s videos website (youtube, viameo...) :
http://www.youtube.com/user/REFERCI


Total number of LX in 2007: 1266
Total number of LX in 2009: 1229
Total number of LX in 2009: 1191
Total number of LX in 2010: 1107
Total number of LX in 2011: 1049

Since 1999: The number of LX has been reduced by 58%

Accidents in 2007: 66
Accidents in 2008: 55
Accidents in 2009: 49
Accidents in 2010: 38
Accidents in 2011: 25

Since 1999: The number of accidents has been reduced by 84%

Fatalities in 2007: 20
Fatalities in 2008: 17
Fatalities in 2009: 17
Fatalities in 2010: 11
Fatalities in 2011: 4

Since 1999: The number of fatalities has been reduced by 86%

Total length of lines (km) : 2794
Total number of train km/year (thousands) : 37,5

Awareness measures

Flyers distribution in several level crossing
Use of the ILCAD/EU Video "Just in time" on internet
Use of the ILCAD montage made for the ILCAD 2011 campaign
Use of the new ILCAD video foreseen for ILCAD 2012 and the ILCAD posters
Support of the 2nd UIC/ILCAD drawing contest for children on level crossing safety

Partners
- REFER (Rail Infrastructure Manager)
- Ministry of Transport

Publications

Videos
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=herS_ZfbK-s
- http://www.facebook.com/pages/Seguranca-em-Passagens-de-Nivel/270685231544
- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CueXWmbM_dk&feature=related