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June 2013 mid-air collision near Pemberton, British Columbia, highlights risk of relying solely on the see-and-avoid principle for collision avoidance

RICHMOND, BC, 18 September 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - In its investigation report (A13P0127) released today, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada...

Sep 14, 2014, 10:55 ET

TSB deploys a team of investigators to the site of a collision between the tug VACHON and the bulk carrier ORIENT CRUSADER in Port-Cartier, Quebec

QUÉBEC, 14 Sept. 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Port-Cartier,...

Sep 10, 2014, 16:00 ET

Canada's Transport Minister visits marine ports in Quebec, meets with provincial counterparts

QUÉBEC CITY, Sept. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has concluded two days of meetings on the competitive...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:59 ET

Transport Canada recognizes key role of marine pilots in economy and transportation system

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Sept.10, 2014 /CNW/ - Jeff Watson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today recognized...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:00 ET

Georgian Bay 2013 accident underscores the need to document aircraft modifications and adhere to strict weight allowances

RICHMOND HILL, ON, Sept. 10  2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its report (A13O0125) into the...

Sep 08, 2014, 13:13 ET

Statement by the Honourable Lisa Raitt on National Trucking Week 2014

Trucking industry vital in keeping the Canadian economy rolling. OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - On the occasion of National Trucking Week...

Sep 08, 2014, 11:17 ET

Canada's Transport Minister addresses international airport council, discusses opportunities and challenges with aviation industry professionals

ATLANTA, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today addressed an audience of international air industry...

Sep 04, 2014, 14:28 ET

Canada's gateway to Asia-Pacific stronger with completion of Roberts Bank projects

Nine road-rail infrastructure projects improve trade links and safety for local communities TOWNSHIP OF LANGLEY, BC, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW/ -...

Sep 03, 2014, 14:35 ET

TSB deploys a team to a fatal aircraft accident in Brantford, Ontario

RICHMOND HILL, ON, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team to the site of a fatal accident...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:06 ET

TSB deploys a team of investigators to the site of a fatal aircraft accident near Lac St-Pierre, Quebec

MONTREAL, 3 Sept. 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to the site of a fatal aircraft...

Sep 02, 2014, 10:00 ET

Voluntary approach to address recommendation from the 2011 Resolute Bay air accident may not go far enough

GATINEAU, QC, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its assessment of Transport Canada's...

Aug 31, 2014, 12:10 ET

TSB deploys a team of investigators to the site of a derailment involving a CN freight train north west of Edmonton, Alberta

EDMONTON, Aug. 31, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to the site of a...

Aug 29, 2014, 10:39 ET

TSB deploys an investigator to an aircraft accident in Brantford, Ontario

Richmond Hill, On, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to the site of an accident...

Aug 28, 2014, 09:00 ET

Overloading a central cause of 2013 water bomber accident on Moosehead Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador

HALIFAX, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released its report (A13A0075) into the loss of control...

Aug 27, 2014, 13:45 ET

TSB deploys a team of investigators to Vancouver, British Columbia where the vessel CMA CGM Attila struck the dock at the DP World Centerm container terminal

RICHMOND, BC, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Vancouver, British...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:39 ET

TSB deploys an investigator to the site of a freight train derailment in Emerson, Manitoba

WINNIPEG, 26 Aug. 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to the site of a freight train...

Aug 26, 2014, 11:32 ET

TSB deploys a team of investigators to the site of a fatal aircraft accident near Provost, Alberta

EDMONTON, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to assess the scene of...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:00 ET

TSB participates in Operation Nanook 2014

GATINEAU, QC, 25 Aug. 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will be participating in Operation Nanook 2014...

Aug 21, 2014, 14:06 ET

TSB deploys an investigator to the site of an accident where a pedestrian was struck by a VIA Rail passenger train in Beaconsfield, Quebec

DORVAL, QC, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying an investigator to the site of an accident where a...