Rail - Highway Grade Crossings
The Rail-Highway Grade Crossing is unique in that it constitutes the intersection of two transportation modes, which differ in both the physical characteristics of their traveled ways and their operations.
This page includes links to definitions, guides and safety regulations regarding Rail-Highway Grade Crossings.
DOT Railroad-Highway Grade Crossing Handbook
Railroad-Highway Grade Crossing Handbook - Revised Second Edition August 2007
DOT Construction Program Guide
DOT Construction Program Guide - Railroads
FHWA Safety - Rail-Highway Grade Crossings
Fact Sheets on Highway Provisions
SAFETEA-LU Fact Sheets