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News
October 15, 2018  

Preparing for Accidental Releases

Leaving worker safety to chance in environments where spills

News
October 15, 2018  

Pipelines safer than rail for transportation of crude: Fraser Institute

The debate over what is considered the safest method

News
October 15, 2018  

Hot and Bothered

Emergency responders who are tasked with cleaning up spills

News
October 15, 2018  

Responding to Spills

On February 24, two transport trucks in Toronto collided

News
October 9, 2018  

Saint John residents remain ‘very nervous’ after refinery blast, mayor says

SAINT JOHN, N.B. – The mayor of Saint John,

News
October 3, 2018  

Teamsters ask Manitoba medical examiner for inquest into fatal train derailment

THOMPSON, Man. – A union is calling for an

News
September 20, 2018  

Beavers may have caused fatal train derailment in Manitoba: safety board

THOMPSON, Man. – A Transportation Safety Board investigator says

News
September 20, 2018  

Federal government accelerates phase out of rupture prone rail tankers

OTTAWA – The federal government is speeding up the

Product
September 19, 2018  

Dräger Releases New Series of Single-Gas Monitors

Mississauga, Ontario (September 18, 2018) – With the Pac

News
September 19, 2018  

Fuel from derailed locomotive in Manitoba leaks into river, clean up underway

WINNIPEG – A train that derailed in northern Manitoba

News
September 11, 2018  

Canada sees info ‘gaps’ about dangerous goods moving through North

OTTAWA – The federal government says it doesn’t know

News
September 6, 2018  

Debris blown into air as explosions, fire, rock Alberta industrial park

NISKU, Alta. – Explosions and large flames lit up the

News
July 26, 2018  

Ammonia leak at Fernie, B.C., ice rink linked to aging equipment: report

VANCOUVER – Old equipment that continued to be used

News
July 19, 2018  

No danger after freight train derailment near Quebec Ontario border

Quebec’s public security minister offered assurances Tuesday that nothing

News
July 5, 2018  

Arena in Prince Rupert, B.C., briefly closed by ammonia leak from outside tank

PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. – A leak in an external

News
July 4, 2018  

Safety board chair says more needs to be done five years after Lac Megantic

OTTAWA – The head of the Transportation Safety Board

News
April 3, 2018  

Lac Megantic tragedy: Crown says bankrupt railway won’t have to stand trial

MONTREAL – The railway at the heart of the

News
March 18, 2018  

Inspections, training needed to prevent ammonia leaks at ice rinks: experts

VANCOUVER – Some industry experts are asking questions about

News
February 16, 2018  

Imperial warns faulty aircraft gasoline could pose fuel gauge interference

CALGARY – Imperial Oil Ltd. is warning regulators and

News
February 6, 2018  

MMA and former employees settle, fined $1.25 million in Lac Megantic case

MONTREAL – The bankrupt railway at the centre of