Take our railroad safety quiz.
(Hint: Check Operation Lifesaver's Safety Tips for help with finding answers!)
How much does a train weigh?
How far does it take for a 100-car train moving 55 miles per hour to stop?
Railroad tracks with rusty rails or weeds growing up between the ties are usually no longer in use.
Trains only go in one direction on a designated track.
It's OK to enter and be on railroad property without permission.
Walking down train tracks is ill-advised because:
How far do trains extend beyond the rail?
Who has the right of way at train crossings?
Trains can be deceptively quiet when approaching.
If no train is present at a crossing, it's OK to disregard flashing signals and proceed through the crossing.