Grade Crossing Collision Investigation

Registrations are closed for this event
Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Registration Deadline: Friday, March 08, 2019
Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor Location:
First Baptist Church - Banquet Hall
220 West Worchester Street

Roodhouse, IL 62082
Instructor: Cortlin LaBlank, Kansas City Southern Railway
Member's Fee: $0
Non-Member & Civilian Fee: $0

Meets IL Mandate(s):  Law Updates

During the course officers will be instructed on and become familiar with:

  •  Facts about train/vehicle collisions
  • Types of highway rail grade crossings
  • Signage, control systems and laws
  • Advance preparation and response to incidents
  • Hazards while working around railroad equipment and officer safety considerations
  • Elements of a grade crossing collision
  • Data collection and investigation
  • Unique investigative issues
  • Trespassing and vandalism
  • State crash report forms
  • Train and railroad operations