Union Pacific Policy for Photography and Video Recording

Safety is of paramount importance to Union Pacific Railroad. Taking pictures or video while on Union Pacific property is dangerous, so when taking pictures or video of Union Pacific Railroad trains or structures:

  • Stay off Union Pacific Railroad property. This includes tracks, bridges, buildings and signal towers.
  • At passenger stations, Amtrak and Union Pacific's commuter partner guidelines must be followed.
  • Obey all safety rules, regulations and instructions provided by law enforcement and Union Pacific employees.

Violators are subject to a citation for trespassing on railroad property.

Union Pacific will seek removal from publication any photograph or video that violates this policy.