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Title:
Summary of accidents reported by all line-haul switching and terminal railroad companies for the month of ...
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v. : ill. ; 28 x 41 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service
United States -- Federal Railroad Administration
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Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C

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Railroad accidents -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
May 1956-Dec. 1974.
Issuing Body:
Issued May 1956-Dec. 1964 issued by the Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics; Jan. 1965-Oct. 1966 issued by the Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service; Nov. 1966-Dec. 1974 issued by the Dept. of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration.
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Title from caption.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
oclc - 02560826
lccn - sf 90093253
issn - 0565-5307
ocm02560826
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lcc - WMLC L 83/9510
System ID:
AA00016163:00021

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Preceded by:
Summary of accidents reported by steam railways for the month of ...
Succeeded by:
Summary of accidents/incidents reported by all line-haul and switching and terminal railroad companies


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISS
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


ent No. M-400
November 1958
Pace 1


SUMMARY OF ACCIDENTS REPORTED BY ALL LINE-HAUL AND SWITO TERMINAL

RAILROAD COMPANIES FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1958


Total accidents Employees on duty
Total parsons Total Total Passengers Other
Resulting Total persons trespassers nontresi sesOte rin mrsassers
Kind of accident Total in casual- trespassers nontrespassTotal Trainmen Other on trails nontrespassers
number ties to _______ ____________________ employees
________________________________ ______ persons Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injred Killed Injured killed Injured'

TRAIN ACCIDEITS

Collisions .................................... 90 10 1 17 15 10 5 2 -


eraitmaents ................................... 224 11 5 32 3 2 32 1 5 3 1 2 15 1 12


Other train accidents ......................... 8 8 14 6 4 6 4 6


Total I/ ................................... 322 29 9 56 3 1 6 55 1 20 13 1 7 17 5 18


#At highway grade crossings,
classified above ..................... 12 11 5 9 5 9 5 9


TRAIN-SEICE ACCIDENTS

Coupling or uncoupling locomotives or cars, or manipulating
air or steam connections ........................................


Operating locomotives and rail motor cars ..........................


Operating hand brakes ...............................................


Operating switches .................................................


Parsons on moving locomotives or oars coming in contact
with fixed structures ...........................................


Getting on or off locomotives or cars ...............................


Accidents at public rail-highway crossings # .......................


Struck or run over by locomotives or cars at places other
than public rail-highway crossings ..............................


(#scellaneous causes ................................................


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Total I/ .......................................................... 12 1,171 49 37 123 1,134 9 675 5 604 14 71 99 114 360



TOTAL-TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS ............................ 181 1,227 52 38 129 1,189 10 695 5 617 5 78 116 119 378



Locomotive-miles ..................................... 82,397,497
Motor train-miles ................................... 2,800,034
Total units ....................................... 85,197,531

Casualties per million units ............................... 2.12 1.40 0.12 8.16 0.06 7.24 0.06 0.92 -



TOTAL-NONTRAIN ACCIIDETS ........................................... 3 1427 2 3 1425 2 392 3 2 389 1 33


GRAInD TAL--ACCIDENTS OF ALL CLASSES ............................... 181 1,6514 52 1 40 132 1,614 12 1,087 5 620 7 467 116 120 411


IOWaWY ORAUBDE-CROS&2U ACCIDENTS


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Nuer of accidents......................................... 317

#Total oasualties at highway grade crossings .................. ill 323 1 2 113 321 5 1 2 113 314


Includes train and train-service accidents reported as due to:


Negligence of employees .......................................
Defects in or failures of equipment ...........................
Defects in or improper maintenance of way and structures ......
Miscellaneous .................................................
Total ......................................... ... .......


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Train Train-service
accidents accidents
_Number Killed InJured Number Killed Injured
113 19 71 2 100
109 11 11 142
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54 6 12 1,0514 170 1,024
322 9 56 1,171 172 1,171


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-400
November 1958


SUMMARY OF ACCIDENTS REPORTED BY ALL LINE-HAUL AND SWITCHING AND TERMINAL

RAILROAD COMPANIES FOR THE ELEVEN MONTHS ENDING WITH NOVEMBER 1958


Total accidents Employeesa on duty
su Resulting Total persons Total Total Pasegeas Other
Kind of accident Total in casual- trespassers nontrespassers Total Trainmen Other on trains nontrespassers
number ties to employees
_____persons Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Kiled Injured K killed Innd dIn.jured Kled Injured

TRAIN ACCIdenTS

Collisions .................................... 882 74 23 392 2 2 21 390 18 118 18 100 18 2 229 1 43


Derailments ................................... 2,355 127 78 452 3 8 75 444 12 133 10 114 2 19 44 205 19 106


Other train accidents ......................... 91 91 66 61 1 66 60 3 12 2 11 1 1 10 63 38


Total V ................................... 3,328 292 167 905 5 11 162 894 33 263 30 225 3 38 46 144 83 187


#At highray grade crossings,
classified above ..................... 125 114 75 124 1 75 123 2 26 2 25 1 30 73 67


TRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS

Coupling or uncoupling locomotives or cars, or manipulating
air or steam connections ......................................... 11 476 11 1476 11 2476 8 434 3 42 -


Operating locomotives and rail motor cars ........................... 2 133 2 133 2 133 2 129 4 -


Operating handbrakes ............................................... 4 403 4 2403 4 403 4 399 4 -


Operating switches .................................................. 292 292 292 270 22 -


Persons on moving locomotives or cars coming in contact
with fixed structures ............................................ 4 178 9 4 169 4 169 3 165 1 4 -


Getting on or off locomotives or cars ............................... 28 2,519 18 111 10 2,408 5 1,813 5 1,761 52 5 540 55


Accidents at public rail-highway crossings # ........................ 1,047 2,619 40 244 1,007 2,575 2 33 23 2 10 6 1,005 2,536


Struck or run over by locomotives or cars at places other
than public rail-highway crossings ............................... 676 656 522 304 154 352 44 119 10 74 34 245 4 110 229


Miscellaneous causes ............................................... 127 4,238 90 119 37 4,119 30 3,278 24 2,742 6 536 5 515 2 326


TotalI ........................................................ 1,899 11,5,4 670 587 1,229 10,927 102 6,716 56 5,997 46 719 10 1,065 1,117 3,146



TOTAL--TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS ........................... 2,066 12,419 675 598 1,391 11,821 135 6,979 86 6,222 49 757 56 1,509 1,200 3,333



Locomotive-miles .................................... 905,323,995
Motor train-miles .................................. 33,182,662
Total units ...................................... 938,506,657

Casualties per million units ............................... 2.20 13.23 -. 0.14 7.44 0.09 6.63 0.05 0.81 -



TOTAI-NONTRAIN ACCIIENTS ........................................... 29 4,991 3 18 26 4,973 21 4,647 33 21 4,614 5 326


GRAND TOTAL-ACCIDWTS OF ALL CLASSES .............................. 2,095 17,410 678 616 1,417 16,794 156 11,626 86 6,255 70 5,371 56 1,509 1,205 3,659


HIiWAY GRADE-CROSSING ACCIDENTS


Number of accidents....................................... 2,709 I

#Total casualties at highway grade crossings .................. .1,122 2,743 240 45 1,082 2,698 4 59 2 48 2 11 36 1,078 2,603


SIncludes train and train-service accidents reported as due to:


Negligence of employees ......................................
Defects in or failures of equipment ..........................
Defects in or improper maintenance of way and structures ......
Miscellaneous ................................................
Total ......................................................


Train Train-service
accidents_______ accidents
Number Killed Injured Number Killed Injured
1,052 72 387 706 25 745
1,402 1 227 52 1 539
354 I4 70 59 59
520 90 221 10,679 1,873 10,171

3,328 167 905 11,968 1,899 1i,514


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