49 CFR Appendix G to Part 222, Excess Risk Estimates for Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings

Appendix G to Part 222 - Excess Risk Estimates for Public Highway-Rail Grade Crossings

Ban Effects/Train Horn Effectiveness

[Summary table]

Warning type Excess risk estimate
Nation (Except Florida East Coast Railway and Chicago Region Crossings)
Passive 74.9.
Flashers only 30.9.
Flashers with gates 66.8.
Florida East Coast Railway Crossings
Flashers with gates 90.9.
Chicago Region Crossings
Passive To be determined.
Flashers only To be determined.
Flashers with gates To be determined.
Note One:

The warning type column reflects primary warning device types. FRA is aware that a variety of arrangements are in place at individual crossings.

Note Two:

The “excess risk estimate” is a figure that represents the amount by which collision frequency has been estimated to increase when routine locomotive horn sounding is restricted at public highway-rail grade crossings.

[ 74 FR 46394, Sept. 9, 2009]

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Title 49 published on 2015-12-03

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 222 after this date.

  • 2016-07-01; vol. 81 # 127 - Friday, July 1, 2016
    1. 81 FR 43105 - Implementation of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act for a Violation of a Federal Railroad Safety Law or Federal Railroad Administration Safety Regulation or Order
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Railroad Administration
      Interim final rule.
      This interim final rule is effective August 1, 2016.
      49 CFR Parts 209, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, and 272