What it's Called CROSSBUCK sign EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION sign MULTIPLE TRACK sign STOP sign YIELD sign
What it Means Marks the crossing and should be considered the same as a YIELD Shows the railroad’s emergency phone number and USDOT Crossing Number Indicates the number of tracks present A driver must always stop at the STOP sign in advance of the railroad tracks Every driver must YIELD the right of way to a train
Cool Fact Most common sign at public highway-rail intersections This is the first phone number to call if your car is stuck on the tracks; if it is missing call 911. Each crossing in the USA has a unique USDOT Crossing Number After one train has passed, look and listen for another train coming from either direction The STOP and YIELD signs mean the same as they do at highway intersections