OPERATION LIFESAVER IOWA WANTS YOU AND
YOUR FAMILY TO BE SAFE AROUND HIGHWAY-RAIL
GRADE CROSSINGS AND TRAINS!
Operation Lifesaver promotes 3 Es:
Education: Operation Lifesaver strives to increase public awareness about the dangers around the rails. The program seeks to educate both drivers and pedestrians to make safe decisions at crossings and around railroad tracks.
- Enforcement: Operation Lifesaver promotes active enforcement of traffic laws relating to crossing signs and signals and private property laws related to trespassing.
- Engineering: Operation Lifesaver encourages continued engineering research and innovation to improve the safety of railroad crossings.
OL is a diversified grass roots safety program.
Programs are available for any group, any time of the day or night conducted by Authorized Volunteer (OLAV) all over the state at no charge.