According to preliminary date, 266 accidents were registered on the railway crossings of JSC Russian Railways (+26% year-on-year). 200 people were injured, 70 of them were killed, the company's press service informed.
The traffic accidents were caused by infringements of traffic rules by automobile drivers or failures of automobiles resulting in collisions with trains.
To prevent traffic accidents, Russian Railways monitors the current state of railway crossings and overhauls them installing modern warning systems and barriers.
JSC Russian Railways (tax number: 7708503727) was established on October 1, 2003 on the basis of the Ministry of Railway Communication. The state holds 100% of the company's shares which owns a railway system stretching ca. 85,500 km. The company's authorized capital is RUB 2.212 trillion.
IFRS net profit of JSC Russian Railways for H1 2017 grew by 18.89% to RUB 53.323 billion from RUB 44.851 billion for the same period in 2016. Revenue increased by 4.05% to RUB 1.082 trillion from RUB 1.04 trillion, operating profit (including subsidies) by 34.77% to RUB 118.089 billion from RUB 87.62 billion, pre-tax profit by 17.22% to RUB 77.713 billion from RUB 66.299 billion. EBITDA went up 11.2% to RUB 245 billion from RUB 220 billion, EBITDA margin to 25.4% from 24.5%.
According to AK&M Information Agency's DataCapital information retrieval system, RAS net profit of Russian Railways for 9 months 2017 grew by 61.83% to RUB 54.807 billion from RUB 33.868 billion for the same period in 2016. Revenue increased by 7.16% to RUB 1.254 trillion from RUB 1.171 trillion, sales profit by 30.63% to RUB 133.565 billion from RUB 102.248 billion, pre-tax profit by 41.59% to RUB 85.107 billion from RUB 60.109 billion.
"AK&M", 12.01.2018 12:35