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Trespass an Overview

Train travel is very safe, but the railway tracks themselves are not safe places. When people trespass on the railway, this can lead to life-ending or life-changing injuries, as well as heartache, trauma, and harm to family, friends and rail staff.  The message is simple: stay off the tracks.

The term “trespass” reflects the fact that it is illegal for the public to be on railway tracks. However, this doesn’t do justice to how reckless people are when they go onto the railway, nor how much risk they’re putting themselves in. Trespassers do not expect to come to harm—but they do—with either life-changing or life-ending injuries, and with huge impacts on others around them.

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Ann Mills
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