The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission regulates approximately 65 railroad companies operating in the state—the largest number of railroad companies per state in the United States. That translates to nearly 5,600 miles of track, 5,600 public at grade crossings, 1,500 public highway above-grade crossings and 1,685 public highway below-grade crossings.
Consumers, such as home owners and business owners, can find helpful information on railroad safety.
The Rail Safety team works to prevent accidents, promote public safety, manage complaints and conduct safety inspections.
This nonprofit public education program is dedicated to eliminating collision, deaths, and injuries at rail crossings.
Learn about resources available to consumers, like community education events and tips on saving energy and money.
Utility professionals, including utility employees and attorneys, can review important information on railroad issues and policies.
Review assessment factors for the transportation industry, including railroads.
List of the names and telephone numbers of railroad companies operating in Pennsylvania.
Learn about the the processes and applications to make changes to a highway railroad crossing.
Many important laws affect how railroad companies are regulated throughout the state.
Read annual reports as well as quarterly earnings reports.
Rail Safety Forms
Review the applications and forms that rail companies typically submit to the PUC.
Learn how to submit a complaint with a public utility. You can also search existing formal complaints.Get Details
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Public utility documents available electronically include case dockets, public meeting orders and more.
Filing & Resources
Find utility-related reports, laws and regulations, federal filings, tariffs, procedures and more.
Consumers, utilities and attorneys can save time by submitting documents to the PUC electronically.