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Company : Swedish transtport administration, Trafikverket

Contact :

- Helena Rådbo
- helena.radbo@trafikverket.se
- 46 10 124 29 71

Company’s website : www.trafikverket.se

Level crossings’ website : www.trafikverket.se/for-dig-i-branschen/Arbetsmiljo-och-sakerhet/sakerhet-pa-jarnvag/Plankorsningar/

National campaign website : /

Youtube : /

Facebook : www.facebook.com/trafikverket

Twitter: /

Contacts at Press/Communication:

Helena Rådbo / +46 10 124 2971 / helena.radbo@trafikverket.se

Olle Mornell / +46 10 123 1945 / olle.mornell@trafikverket.se

Lars Lundström / +46 10 124 0530 / lars.lundstrom@trafikverket.se


Statistics 2019 :

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- Total number of LC in 2016 : 5520
- Total number of LC in 2017 : 5839
- Total number of LC in 2018 : 5915

- Total number of accidents in 2016 : 28
- Total number of accidents in 2017 : 28
- Total number of accidents in 2018 : 38

- Total number of fatalities in 2016 : 13
- Total number of fatalities in 2017 : 12
- Total number of fatalities in 2018 : 20

Total number of collisions with motorized vehicles 19
of which trucks 4
of which buses/coaches 0
of which other professional vehicles 4
of which passenger cars 11
of which two-wheel motorized vehicles 0
Total number of pedestrians hit at LC* 0

- Total length of lines (km) : 16 500

- Total number of train km/year (millions) : 160,6 km/year

Awareness measures:

One animated instruction, how to drive through the barrier on. Available on Facebook

Other comments

In 2017 and 2018 we have add platform crossings and other crossings used by the IM or RU. Therefore the increase in the level crossings.