The Be Rail Smart Campaign is a Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) initiative to increase rail crossing safety

The Campaign promotes rail crossing safety awareness throughout all counties within District Four (Broward, Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River). The 2023 campaign is running throughout the month of September, with special outreach activities taking place during Rail Safety Week, which takes place September 18th-24th.

Campaign Goals

  • Reduce the number of incidents on or around the tracks.
  • Create campaign champions.
  • Establish campaign partners.

Campaign Initiatives

Throughout the month of September, the campaign promotes public education and awareness of rail safety through community outreach, agency partnerships and print and digital media advertising.

Get Involved

We encourage all members of the public, agencies and transportation partners to help spread the word.

For more information on how you can partner contact Yaisel Gonzalez at or via phone at 786-956-2224


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