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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.
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English
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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
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Washington, D.C

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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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Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.

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


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

SUMMARY OF ACIDENITS11 1 INRPTERSTAT E COMMEA RCE COMMISSION TEM AI
3 1262 08851 0291
Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service

Month of May 1965


SUMMARY OF ACCIDENTS REPORTED BY ALL LINE-HAUL AND SWITCHING AND TERMI \RAILROAD PANSIES


TYPEOF ACCIDENT AND 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 TPES


TOTAL ACCENTS TOTAL PERSONS TOTAL TOTAL EMLOYES N DUTY O 1 OlR VFLOYUS
Resulting T99 ASSER sASECTRAISS ICNnSM SPASSS A RS NOT ON UIYy
Total in casual TOTAL TRAINme OTHER EMPLOYEES
Number ties to I
persons Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed j Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured


105
271
65
441



74
50
57
34

17
278
233

131
444
1318


4
50
10
64



74
51
57
34

17
277
232

63
448
253


19b
165
280
643

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4
50
10
64



74
51
57
34

17
270
229

38
437
1207


198
165
272
635

1906


15

15



3




1
12


7
40
63


195
163
199
557

635


5
10
15










92

4

96




2
2


II. HIGWHAY GRADE CROSSING ACCIDENTS AMD RESULTInG
CASUALTIES BY TYPE OF ACCIDENT AND CLASS OF PERSON

Train 21 17 13 11 1 12 11 3 3 12 8
Train-service 233 233 96 232 4 3 92 229 3 3 92 226
Nontrain 2 2 3 3 3 3
Total 256 252 109 246 5 3 104 243 9 6 3104 234


III. TRAIN AMD TmRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS B BROAD CAUSE

Negligence of employees 137 9 9 9 9 7 2
Defects in or failures of equipment 171 46 3 6b 2 1 68 57 45 12 5 1 6
Defects in or improper maintenance of way and
structures 85 12 1 29 1 29 1 15 1 11 4 6 8
Miscellaneous 1366 1285 194 1211 73 46 121 1165 10 807 7 747 3 60 88 110 263 1 7
Total 1759 1354 19b 1317 75 46 123 1271 11 888 8 810 3 76 99 111 277 1 7


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IV. DEPLOEE CASUALTY RATES, TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE


Locomotive train-miles
hotor train-miles
Yard switching miles
Total train-miles

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


51,783,286
2,112,574
25,090,945
78,986,605

Killed Injured
.10 10.25
.04 .99
.14 11.24


-/Explanation and definition of the terms used in this report will be found in the Com0ission's
Rules Railroad Accidents Reports and Classification 49 Code of Federal Reeulations 125 et seq.

2/ Includes subsequent fatalities as follows: Employees on duty, 3; *employes not on duty, 1;
nontrespassers, 4; trespassers, 6; total, 14.


meant No. M-400
May 1965
Page 1


I. RAILROAD ACCIDENTS AND RESULTING CASUALTIES BY


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

Bureau of Railroad Safety and Service


Statement No. M-400


May 1965
Page 2


r-ive months ended May 1965


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


RAILROAD ACCIDENTS AND RESULTING CASUALTIES BY


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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 mil-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 TYPES


TOTAL XCIIBO S TAL M TOTAL. TOTAL _EMLOV_____ES N DT PASMB O A
*isulting mAw NMUIEsmA s ON TEAMe c f s Owr O ROUTN
Total in casual TOTAL TmAIM EIWLOIEES
Number ties to
rson___ -d ___j ______ ______ ______ ______ ___...
prersos Killed | Injured Killed Injured Killed | Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed Injured Killed 1 Injured Killed | Injured


521
1646
316
2483



362
254
259
302

96
1478
1486

436
2203
6876


1071
737
1598
3406

12765


36
99
75
210



362
254
259
302

96
1478
1486

436
2203
6876


1071
737
1598
3406

10492


82
202
46
330



359
255
259
302

95
1470
1526

240
2265
6771


1072
732
1601
3405

10506


82
198
46
326



359
255
259
302

95
1437
1502

143
2231
6583


1072
732
1576
3380

10289


65
115
13
193



359
255
259
301

95
1242
30

74
1881
4496


1055
721
1063
2839

7528


55
76
12
143



342
249
254
286

91
1192
26

55
1637
4132


2

24
26

4301


1053
721
1039
2813

3227


9
46
1
56









175
1


251
427


3 483


5
37
32
74






1


9
1471

69
70
1620


8
11
331
350

2044


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

Train 145 87 77 56 6 71 56 2 16 2 16 1 69 39
Train-service 1486 1486 528 1526 20 24 508 1502 1 30 1 26 4 1 507 1471
Nontrain 9 9 11 11 9 9 2
Total 1640 1582 605 1593 26 24 579 1569 3 55 3 42 13 2 576 1512


III. TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE ACCIDENTS EY BROAD CAUSE

Negligence of employees- 673 61 9 141 1 8 141 8 83 5 60 3 23 52 5 1
Defects in or failures of equipment 1012 263 5 304 2 4 3 300 1 261 1 231 30 24 2 13 2
Defects in or improper maintenance of way and
structures 569 108 4 157 4 157 4 117 3 104 1 13 28 9 3
Miscellaneous 7105 6654 894 6499 237 188 657 6311 42 4228 30 3880 12 348 3 379 607 1667 5 37
Total 9359 7086 912 7101 240 192 672 6909 55 4689 39 4275 16 414 3 483 609 1694 5 43


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IV. EMILOYEE CASUALTY RATES, TRAIN AND TRAIN-SERVICE


Locomotive train-miles
hbtor train-miles'
Yard switching miles
Total train-miler

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


253,473,822
10,401,154
122,453,310
386,328,286

Killed Injured
.10 11.07
.04 1.07
.14 12.14


/Explanation and definition of the terms used in this report will
Rules Railroad Accidents Reports and Classification 49 Code of


be found in the Commission's
Federal Regulations 125 et seq.


2 Includes subsequent fatalities as follows: Employees on duty, 10; employees not on duty, 1;
nontrespassers, 24; trespassers, 11, total, 46.


GPO 03-I3


Subject to revision


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