Martina Pavlikova
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Total number of LX in 2009: 2265
Total number of LX in 2010: 2219

Accidents in 2007: 69
Accidents in 2008: 69
Accidents in 2009: 51
Accidents in 2010: 10

Fatalities in 2007: 6
Fatalities in 2008: 17
Fatalities in 2009: 26
Fatalities in 2010: 9 (7 pedestrians and 2 drivers)

Awareness measures

Press release

Ongoing video projection on 26 screens in 23 Slovak railway stations in several towns in Slovakia

Safety week in Slovakia

Distribution of DVD on safety at level crossings in cooperation with the Czech Railways (CD) and the police forces

Distribution of leaflets with pictures of tragic accidents

Prevention and safety event with the cooperation of the Ministry of Transport, Post and Telecommunications, Police forces - monitoring and giving sanctions at LX

Advertising in newspapers

Use of EU/ILCAD video on internet and tv news

Link to ILCAD website

Crash test on LX

Exhibition at Transport Museum


  • ZSR (Slovak railways)
    Ministry of Transport, Construction and regional Development of the Slovak Republic
    Police Forces
    ŽSR - Železnice Slovenskej republiky - The Railways of the Slovak Republic