#CrossSAFE Resources 

Parachute aims to educate Canadians about injury prevention and safe behaviours around railway tracks and property. The following materials were created for the grant recipients of the #CrossSAFE Program Community Grant, but are also free to download by any individuals or organisations. Use the resources below to start a rail safety conversation with your family and/or plan your next #CrossSAFE community event or campaign.

     

Program Backgrounder

This overview of the #CrossSAFE program explains the program's goals in injury prevention and rail safety awareness

         
     

Rail Safety Key Messages

Build messaging for your next campaign/event on rail safety using these key #CrossSAFE messages

         
     

Rail Safety Tips for Parents and Caregivers

This useful tip sheet provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which parents/caregivers can discuss with kids. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

Rail Safety Tips for Teens

This useful tip sheet provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which teachers can use with their teen students. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

 Rail Safety Tips for Kids

This colourful tip sheet provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which parents or teachers can share with kids. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

Rail Safety Infographic

This useful visual provides easy actionable tips on rail safety, which can be used by teens, parents or teachers. Print and distribute these at events, or share it with your networks on social media using the hashtag #CrossSAFE

         
     

Social Media Guide

Copy and paste these sample messages into tweets and Facebook posts, to help us spread rail safety tips through your social media network. Add our high quality social media images to your posts. Don't forget to use the #CrossSAFE hashtag to help spread the word!

 

         
     

Media Advisory Template

Customize and use this template to invite members of the media to attend your upcoming rail safety activities/events.

         
     

Media Release Template

Customize and use this template to advise members of the media about the success of your rail safety activities/events.

         
     

Consent & Release Form

Use this to obtain consent from participants appearing or contributing in digital content related to your campaigns.