Business Number of railway accidents has dropped, but safety takes a backseat Updated : April 26, 2018 09:41 PM IST The tragic accident on Thursday morning in UP's Kushinagar is the first on an unmanned level crossing this fiscal. The accident allegedly happened due to gross negligence by the driver of the van, despite warnings by a ‘rail mitr’ about the arriving train. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.