Information published on 26 May 2015 in the UIC electronic newsletter "UIC eNews" Nr 450.

7th edition of International Level Crossing Awareness Day (ILCAD) to take place in Istanbul on 3 June 2015

  • Safety
  • Level Crossings

The 7th edition of ILCAD will take place on 3 June 2015 again in many countries with bigger or smaller campaigns around the world. On this occasion the 2015 international press conference, together with a round table on level crossing safety with experts from different sectors and side events will be hosted by TCDD in Istanbul, Turkey.

The public targeted in 2015 are pedestrians and cyclists.

Ahead of the International Level Crossing Awareness Day 2015 on 3 June, UIC has produced a new video “Take your time, don’t risk your life!”

The video will be used by ILCAD partners during their national press conferences, staff and public awareness sessions and shown in the international press conference in Istanbul.

Watch the film: or

There is still time to join ILCAD, the unique worldwide awareness level crossing safety campaign, free of charge as all activity is on a purely collaborative basis and help the railway community to reduce this level of operational risk that we face at the interface with the road sector visit:

In addition to the new video, we also have three posters available in English, French and Spanish. They have also been customised in Slovak, Turkish, Greek. They may be customised for you according to your needs.

It is also not too late to book your trip to Istanbul to participate in the international press conference and round table hosted by TCDD to exchange on level crossing safety.


To register please use this link:

For further information please contact Isabelle Fonverne: