Operation Lifesaver kicks off Rail Safety Week
from Progressive Railroading
Today marks the start of Rail Safety Week in North America. Public awareness activities highlighting the importance of safety around railroad property are being led by Operation Lifesaver Inc. (OLI) in the United States and its partners Operation Lifesaver Canada and the Mexican Association of Railroads (AMF). In the United States, each day through Sept. 27 will emphasize a different theme. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year Rail Safety Week will emphasize virtual activities and social media to share lifesaving messages, OLI officials said in a press release.
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