France 2012


Accidents in 2007: 115
Accidents in 2008: 115
Accidents in 2009: 126
Accidents in 2010: 110
Accidents in 2011: 110

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 2007: 38
Fatalities in 2008: 38
Fatalities in 2009: 36
Fatalities in 2010: 28
Fatalities in 2011: 29

The number of fatalities has been halved over the last ten years: 55 fatalities ten years ago, 29 in 2011)

Awareness measures

ILCAD video in French

Link to the ILCAD dedicated website

Dedicated website

Videos of RFF awareness activities at 12 level crossings on 5th July in France:

Interview of Frédéric Cuvillier, French Minister of Transport in Mennecy in the Parisian Suburbs :

Interview by RFF of Frédéric Cuvillier, French Minister of Transport

Interview of Hubert du Mesnil, President of RFF :

Interview of Jean-Yves Salaün, French Association for Road Safety Prevention by RFF

Speech of Henri Prévost – Adjoint au Délégué Interministériel à la sécurité et à la circulation routières:

Inteview of Isabelle Fonverne by RFF:


Oullins near Lyon:

Champagne Ardennes

Journée de sensibilisation aux passages à niveau... par France3-Champagne-Ardenne




RFF hosted this year the international ILCAD 2012 launch conference held on 7 June from 16:00 to 17:15 French time at RFF HQ in Paris