Lac Megantic

B.C. leaders get on board rail-safety alliance under threat of train derailments

BC politicians join forces with other West Coast leaders to pressure the federal government to overhaul Canada's antiquated railway laws.
James Moore makes stuff up. Lac Megantic. Pipeline.

Industry Minister Moore makes stuff up to threaten British Columbians

He threatened a Lac Megantic disaster if we don’t accept Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.
Lac Mégantic after the disaster, image from TSB report

Safety Board final report on Lac Mégantic disaster is sharply critical of railway regulation, but federal gov't unmoved

Canada's Transportation Safety Board issued a 181-page report on August 19 detailing the breakdown in application and enforcement of federal rail safety regulations that caused the deaths of 47...