Summary of accidents reported by all line-haul switching and terminal railroad companies for the month of ...

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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
Publisher:
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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Notes

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 varies slightly.
General Note:
Title from caption.
Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.

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University of Florida
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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 02560826
lccn - sf 90093253
issn - 0565-5307
ocm02560826
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lcc - WMLC L 83/9510
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AA00016163:00066

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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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Bureau of


Statement No. M-400
August 1964
Page 1


Transport Economics and Statistics
Month of August 1964


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


I. RAILROAD ACCIDENTS AND RESULTING CASUALTIES BY
TYPE OF ACCIDENT AND CLASS OF PERSON


S TRAIN ACCIDENTS:
\\. \ ~ Collisions
", Derailments
< / Other train accidents
' n Total

i, .IN \-SERVICE ACCIDENTS:
iCoupling or uncoupling locomotives or cars,
or manipulating air or steam connections
,Operating locomotives and rail motor cars
Operating hand brakes
i ._ Operating switches
_Persons on moving locomotives or cars 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
Miscellaneous
S- ._ -Total


NONTRAIN ACCIDENTS:
Equipment, motor vehicles and facilities
Way and structures and signals
All other
Total

TOTAL, ACCIDENTS OF ALL TYPES


-Totml accident, Employe!s on duty
Resulting Total persons Total Total other P aengerm Other Eployee0
Total In casual tre.passer. nontreapaalera Total Trainmen *mployeea on t.in nontreepaoSer* not on duty
number tie to ,,_I_ ---- __ .
______ perons Killed Injured illed nj d Killed nured illd redilled lndedred Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed fniured Killed njurd Killed nu


125
278
61
464



100
59
75
56

19
307
237

132
551
1536


280
221
272
773

2773


32
59
19
110



98
61
75
56

19
304
212

68
568
1461


282
220
273
775

2346
1/


32
57
19
108



98
61
75
56

19
294
206

40
555
1404


282
220
263
765

2277


9
18
10
37



98
61
75
56

19
240
6

15
463
1033


280
217
190
687

1757


9
5
5
19



88
61
74
54

19
236
5

9
399
945




1
1

965


161 117


16
5
21









2
200

25
24
251


II. HIGHWAY GRADE CROSSING ACCIDENTS AND RESULTING
CASUALTIES BY TYPE OF ACCIDENT AND CLASS OF PERSON

Train 19 6 7 1 5 7 1 1 5 6
Train-service 237 113 212 6 6 107 206 6 5 1 107 200
Nontrain 4 5 5 3 3 2
Total 260 119 224 7 6 112 218 10 6 4 112 208


III. TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS BY BROAD CAUSE

Negligence of employees 167 44 44 19 14 5 23 2
Defects in or failures of equipment 204 1 66 1 2 64 43 41 2 9 12
Defects in or improper maintenance of way and
structures 58 44 44 21 14 7 23
Miscellaneous 1571 216 1417 87 57 129 1360 9 987 4 895 5 92 3 106 117 258 9
Total 2000 217 1571 88 59 129 1512 9 1070 4 964 5 106 3 161 117 272 9
_ =. =. = =A -MI= 128=AID


IV. EMPLOYEE CASUALTY RATES, TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE

Locomotive train-miles
Motor train-miles
Total train-miles

CASUALTY RATES PER MILLION TRAIN-MILES:
Trainmen
Other employees
Total, all employees


809985*106
297479400
8397329506

Killed. InJured
.05 11.51
.06 1.27
.11 12.78


interstate Commerce Commission
Washington, D. C. 20423


INTZBSTATZ 4M I COMISSIOM


OFFICIAL USIDSS
RETURN AFTER FIVE DAYS


lJ Includes subsequent fatalities as follows: Bployees on duty, 1; nontrespassers, 1;
trespassers, 2; total, 4.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION


Subject to revision


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Eight Months ended August 1964


Statement No. M-400
August 1964
Page 2


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


I. RAILROAD ACCIDENTS AND RESULTING CASUALTIES BY
TYPE OF ACCIDENT AMD CLASS OF PERSON



TRAIN ACCIDENTS:
Collisions
Derailments
Other train accidents
Total

TRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS:
Coupling or uncoupling locomotives or cars,
or manipulating air or steam connections
Operating locomotives and rail motor cars
Operating hand brakes
Operating switches
Persons on moving locomotives or cars 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
Miscellaneous
Total

NONTRAIN ACCIDENTS:
Equipment, motor vehicles and facilities
Way and structures and signals
All other
Total


TOTAL, ACCIDENTS OF ALL TMPES


Total _eeidentTtl__ __ Empaloyee. en duty at.h----
Rno ultlni Total persoon Total Total Ithe.r paongler Othet Etplory.e
Tot sl In eaoun I tret pa.; er: nontre sp nsser s Total Trl ilm en *eployees on train nontr eapa oser s not duty
pernt illed ti lle d oilla red ti jrd IIled jord lld rd lld
persons Ki~lled Iinjured Itilled pjuded Killed__ Injre Kled nurd KLlled Bured K ie njured IKilled injured IKilled injured IKild nued


806
2172
462
3440



685
460
428
462

136
2441
2093

769
3999
11473


2207
1573
2441
6221

21134


15
14
91
120



8

3


2
25
891

406
80
1415


13
9
26
48

1583


172
376
98
646



677
469
426
462

134
2432
2164

432
4088
11284


2223
1573
2455
6251

18181
1v


15
12
87
114



8

3


2
6
868

87
30
1004


13
9
11
33

1151


171
372
94
637



677
469
426
462

131
2352
2108

240
3998
10863


2223
1573
2400
6196

17696


124
150
34
308



677
469
426
462

130
1959
31

111
3349
7614


2189
1560
1650
5399

13321


108
97
24
229



625
462
418
439

125
1875
26

71
2854
6895


5
2
7
14

7138


2184
1558
1643
5385

6183


II. HIGHWAY GRADE CROSSING ACCIDENTS AND RESULTING
CASUALTIES BY TYPE OF ACCIDENT AND CLASS OF PERSON
176 93 105 2 4 91 101 4 32 4 30 2 9 87 60
Train-service 2093 891 2164 23 56 868 2108 1 31 26 1 5 4 867 2069 4
Nontrain-servce 22 1I 26 1 26 1 18 1 18 8
Nontrain 2291 985 2295 25 60 960 2235 6 81 4 56 2 25 13 954 2137 4
Total


III. TRAIN AD MTRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS BY BROAD CAUSE
Negligence of employees 1042 17 233 17 232 15 159 13 134 2 25 64 2 8 1
Negligence of employees 1479 2 439 3 436 366 349 17 44 26
Defects in or failures of equipment 1479 2 2 436 366 349 17 44 26
Defects in or improper maintenance of way and 623 1 290 1 290 1 138 1 101 37 139 12 1
structures 11769 1515 10968 415 426 1100 10542 71 7259 41 6540 30 719 5 765 1021 2436 3 82
Miscellaneous 14913 1535 11930 417 430 1118 11500 87 7922 55 7124 32 798 5 1012 1023 2482 3 84
Total ____ ____


IV. EMPLOYEE CASUALTY RATES, TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE

Locomotive train-miles
Motor train-miles
Total train-miles

CASUALTY RATES PER MILLION, TRAIN-MILES:
Trainmen
Other employees
Total, all employees


637.895659
21.975.796
659.871.455


Killed Injured
.08 10.80
.05 1.21
.13 12.01


GPO 877-809


2J Includes subsequent fatalities as follows: aployees on duty, 23; employees not on duty, 1;
passengers, 1; nontrespassers, 51; trespassers, 22; total, 98.


Subject to revision




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