grade crossing


Also found in: Dictionary, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Synonyms for grade crossing

intersection of a railway and a road on the same level

References in periodicals archive ?
Have a conversation with your neighbors, your friends, your children about why you should obey traffic signals at grade crossings and stay away from railroad property.
The issue is to get the tracks out of town and get rid of 11 grade crossings.
Representatives from the cities of Chicago and Cleveland raised the possibility that, given the density of highway-rail grade crossings in urban areas, trains may have to sound their whistles for an extended amount of time.
Department of Transportation to help implement the rule, cities could face a large price tag for the required safety upgrades at highway-rail grade crossings.
The UP CARES (Union Pacific Crossing Accident Reduction Education and Safety) public safety initiative brings together communities in a collaborative and caring effort to promote railroad grade crossing and pedestrian safety.
Had a solid red arrow been in place, ``the truck driver might have been discouraged from making a left turn onto the grade crossing,'' the report stated.
According to the Federal Railroad Administration, 249 people died and 952 were injured in 2013 as a result of grade crossing incidents across the United States.
There is no more important time than now for public safety officials and entire communities to learn how people can stay safe and alive around railroad tracks and other property," said Cayela Wimberly, NS' grade crossing safety director.
Type Of Construction: Replacement Of Exisitng Grade Crossing, Associated Signal Work Including Crossing Gates, With Preemption Between The Railroad Crossing And Us Route 302 Intersection, And Minor Roadway Approach Work.
campaign highlights common risks drivers and pedestrians take each day, such as trying to beat a train at a grade crossing and walking on railroad tracks.
6 crash found that Jacek Wysocki, 63, drove his Ford F-350 truck past the lowered grade crossing arms, striking a portion of the extended crossing arm at San Fernando Boulevard and Buena Vista Street, authorities said.
Mdot And Dtmb Are Working On A Project To Purchase Or Develop New Software To Be Used To Complete And Track Railroad Grade Crossing Inspections And The Resulting Work Orders.
According to the Federal Railroad Administration, 271 people died and 930 were injured in 2012 in grade crossing incidents across the United States.
Union Pacific has reduced grade crossing incidents by 37 percent across its rail network since 2001.
Union Pacific reduced grade crossing incidents by 37 percent across its rail network since 2001.