Railroad Crossing Safety & Trespass Prevention Resources

Railroad/Grade Crossing Materials

Train Horn Rule/Quiet Zones Materials

State and Local Government Resources

Law Enforcement Materials


  • e-CFR part 222 - Use of Locomotive Horns at Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings
  • e-CFR part 229 - Railroad Locomotive Safety Standards
  • e-CFR 234 Subpart E- Emergency Notification Systems for Telephonic Reporting of Unsafe Conditions at Highway-Rail and Pathway Grade Crossings
  • eCFR 234 Subpart F- Highway-Rail and Pathway Crossing Inventory Reporting

Emergency Notification System

Trespass Prevention Materials

Engineering for Safer Rail Grade Crossings

High-Speed Rail Considerations


External Links


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Address Federal Railroad Administration 
RRS-23 Mail Stop 25 
1200 New Jersey Ave, SE 
Washington, DC 20590

Phone 202-493-6299
Fax 202-493-6478