REMEMBERING THE PEOPLE OF

Lac-Mégantic

http://www.cbc.ca/news2/interactives/lac-megantic-faces/

https://www.nationalobserver.com/2016/07/14/lac-m%C3%A9gantic-cries-help

https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/07/10/lacmagentic_derailment_faces_of_the_disaster.html

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/in-pictures-mourning-in-lac-megantic/article13208651/

SRC IN THE NEWS

Toronto Star

John Tory and councillors press feds for tougher rail safety measures April 4, 2015

Cost of another rail catastrophe could outstrip compensation fund March 11, 2015

Toronto and Mississauga mayors want dangerous goods off their cities’ rail lines December 4, 2014

Risk assessments on dangerous goods travelling by rail won’t be released December 4, 2014

Rail carriers keep emergency response plans secret from residents November 11, 2014

GO Transit in the dark on details of dangerous goods shipments September 26, 2014

Battle over rail secrecy intensifies June 15, 2014

Shipping dangerous goods: Toronto mulls tougher rules for development along rail corridor May 20, 2014

Rail concerns for Junction residents (video)  

CBC News

Video: CBC Toronto- August 21 Toronto Derailment

Podcast- SRC Fresh questions about rail safety       

Video: CBC Investigative Report on Secretive Rail Safety Documents

global news

Aligning rail safety regulations with Americans’ is risky, short sighted: Opposition July 16, 2014

the hill times

Oil by rail: Have the lessons of Lac-Mégantic been learned?

the vancouver observer

Oil train trouble in Toronto: citizens demand answers  February 4, 2015

Vice

After Second Train Derailment, Ontario Town Worried It Could Be the Next Lac-Mégantic March 9, 2015

the annex gleaner

Inaction frustrates residents  May 28, 2015 

Risky rails? February 15, 2015

post City Toronto

 The amount of volatile oil shipped through Toronto by rail is soaring. Should we be worried?  August, 2016

MetrolandMedia

Communities want better communication protocol for train derailments Jan,2017

 

Goldhawk fights back

Podcast- SRC on Goldhawk Feb. 23, 2015

Podcast-SRC on Goldhawk Dec. 11 2014

Podcast- SRC on Goldhawk Nov. 12 2014

OTHER NEWS ARTICLES

Catalogue of Photos and Articles from across North America

Photos and Articles of Explosive Derailments Across North America

CBC

Podcast: Metro Morning- Matt Galloway/ Greg Gormick on August 21 Toronto derailment

CP track worker layoffs pose derailment risks: union

Ottawa will phase out oil transport in DOT-111 rail tank cars by November

Lac-Mégantic needs public inquiry over regulatory failures, CCPA says

The Toronto Star

Lac-Mégantic safety issues still cause for concern, watchdog says

 

The Canadian Press

Tories Make Big Cuts To Transport Safety While Touting Safety

Globe and Mail

Lax safety practises blamed for Lac Megantic Disaster

National Observer

Lac-Mégantic Cries for Help

Bruce Campbell: Lac-Mégantic is a failure in regulation. We're still failing.

Montreal Gazette

Editorial: Rail safety in Canada is a long haul

NW News Network

The Best Of A Worst Case Scenario: How Bad Could The Mosier Oil Train Spill Have Been?

 

The Delta 5 Verdict Is In: Guilty and Not Guilty, But In the End No Jail Time for Blocking Oil Train

Delta 5 Verdict

the hill times: Oil By Rail: Have the lessons of Lac-Mégantic been learned (by bruce campbell)

Oil by rail: Have the lessons of Lac-Mégantic been learned?

national geographic

Illinois Village Leads Charge for Tougher Oil Train Rules