A TCDD providing information to reporters General Director Süleyman Karaman, Turkey High Speed Train (YHT) included a total of 11 thousand 940 kilometer railway line is located, he said that this figure is aiming to increase 2023 thousand 25 kilometers up to 940 years. In this context, to 2023 years, in line where traffic is dense, grade crossings sub-overpass or automatic barriers accidents transforming into a passage describing the purpose of minimizing Karaman, the railway network in Turkey, he said 3 thousand 415 level crossings found. One of them, 54'nin protection system called level crossings pointing that the facility called Karaman, unprotected free cross-marked level crossing number of 2 thousand 361 reported.
In order to prevent accidents occurring in level crossings, firstly it is recommended to make improvements to the institutions and organizations that own the highway. Karaman said that due to the lack of any work of these institutions and organizations, the implementation of invoicing by TCDD was initiated.
Karaman stated that in order to transform highway crossings into safer and more comfortable, level crossings are started to be coated with rubber, composite, asphalt, wood and parquet. In this context, 2006-2011 between the years, a thousand 101 crossing in the cavity improvement pointing point Karaman, 2004-2011 37-217 million XNUMX thousand pounds spent in the scope of the studies noted.
--A thousand 2002 accidents occurred in the crossings between 2011-381 - -
TCDD General Manager Karaman, 2002-2011 71 the number of road vehicles between the number of 78 increase, but in the same period, the level of level crossing accidents by 2002 rate decreases, he said. Karaman, 189 in 2003 at level crossings, 197 in 2004, 214 in 2005, 194 in 2006, 157 in 2007, 139 in 2008, 118 in 2009, 85 in 2010, 46 in 2011, 42 in XNUMX, XNUMX in XNUMX, XNUMX in XNUMX, XNUMX in XNUMX and XNUMX in XNUMX XNUMX accident occurred, stating that, said:
Etti Between the 2002-2011 and the 381 crash, there were one thousand 408 injured while the 424 was injured. 42 accident occurred in the level crossings last year, our citizens were injured in 61, 36 citizens lost their lives. In addition to accidents and deaths, the 2010 757 620 691 and 740 XNUMX pounds in the XNUMX vehicles were the result of locomotives, wagons, road and passage systems.