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March 18, 2019  

Safety board investigates collision of two ships in Vancouver Harbour

Collision occurred just after midnight on Sunday morning

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February 21, 2018  

Hike in serious rail, pipeline accidents in 2017: Transportation Safety Board

Of 1,090 railway incidentslast year, 115 involved dangerous substances, including five accidents where the substances leaked.

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October 14, 2016  

Former Alberta premier Prentice dies in plane crash

Cessna aircraft lost radar contact shortly after take-off from Kelowna airport.

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February 11, 2016  

Worn rail car components blamed for 2014 Ont. train derailment

TSB investigation determines the derailment caused by excessive truck hunting on the empty centre beam bulkhead flat car.

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July 29, 2015  

Manitoba natural gas pipeline that exploded had pre-existing defect

Report says pipeline had a crack that formed when it was built more than 50 years ago.

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May 13, 2015  

Investigators checking leak on TransCanada pipeline in Alberta

NEB reports gas has been shut off and is reporting no injuries.

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March 18, 2015  

Track failures may have played role in Ont. derailments

TSB says trains have already been ordered to travel slowly in the area due to track maintenance issues.

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March 18, 2015  

New oil tank car standards should come sooner: TSB

New standards would require the cars to have a layer of thermal protection and thicker steel walls.

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February 23, 2015  

Latest Ontario train derailment shows new safety standards inadequate: TSB

Transport investigator is urging Transport Canada to quickly introduce enhanced standards to reduce the risk of spills.

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August 2, 2013  

TSB wants a closer look at highly flammable cargo in Lac Megantic disaster

Blasts were much more intense than what would be expected from the petroleum product.

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July 29, 2013  

Moving oil by rail requires special care: safety advocates

Recommendations include ensuring tank cars moving crude oil won’t easily rupture.

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June 5, 2013  

Pre-existing flaw caused Westcoast Energy pipeline explosion

Transportation Safety Board finds welding technique increases the chances of defects.