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Operation Lifesaver's Partnership with Law Enforcement

When highway-rail intersection collisions do occur, law enforcement officers are often the first responders. Operation Lifesaver programs throughout the U.S. partner regularly with the law enforcement community.



law enforcement officers distribute brochures with OLI safety tips for drivers

RISC (formerly GCCI Course)

OLI’s Grade Crossing Collision Investigation Course (GCCI), has been completely updated and expanded! This vital safety training for law enforcement and first responders is now called the Railroad Investigation and Safety Course (RISC). 

Learn more about RISC training for First Responders


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Become a Volunteer

Nearly 15 percent of Operation Lifesaver's trained volunteers are law enforcement officers. Join them and become an Operation Lifesaver Authorized Volunteer.

Amtrak officer Rob Hanson is a trained Operation Lifesaver volunteer

Additional Resources

Additional Online Resources

Additional online resources are available from our safety partners at the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA).

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