Rail Safety

  • October 13, 2022
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‘Gone bananas!’ What’s up with CapMetro’s safety campaign? 

Welcome to the CapMetro blog, where we regularly highlight CapMetro’s many offerings and its best-in-class workforce. By Blythe Nebeker and Gary Dinges You may have seen CapMetro’s latest safety campaign while walking around town, riding a bus or train, or maybe on social media. It’s eye-catching, dad-joke worthy and something…
  • June 21, 2022
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June Safety Month: Game Day Safety

Austin FC season is in full swing and CapMetro is a great way to get to the game. Getting to and from the game safely is the most important goal of the night! According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, someone is struck by a train at a highway rail…
  • June 13, 2022
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June Safety Month: Rail Safety

Pedestrians, cyclists and scooter riders: Did you know that walking along railroad tracks is trespassing? It’s illegal, but most importantly it is deadly. Railroad tracks and the nearby right of way are private property with access strictly limited to railroad personnel and those who have been granted permission. It may…
A group of pedestrians crossing a street in downtown Austin

June is National Safety Month!

At CapMetro, safety is our core value. The National Safety Council made June National Safety Month to help us keep each other safe – in the workplace or any place. CapMetro wants everyone to be safe while taking transit, driving, walking or riding scooters or bikes.

Stay Safe Around the Tracks

MetroRail is a great service, and people have been relying on it for more than a decade to go into work, get to Austin’s many special events or simply find a spot to grab food and drinks with friends late on a Friday night. And this year has seen a…

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