Media advisory

TSB will provide a news briefing on its investigation into the train derailment that occurred near Field, British Columbia

Calgary, Alberta, 4 February 2019 - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news briefing on its investigation (R19C0015) into the Canadian Pacific train derailment that occurred near Field, British Columbia on 4 February 2019.

When:

5 February 2019
11 a.m. Mountain Standard Time

Spokespersons:

James Carmichael, TSB Senior Investigator
Manuel Kotchounian, TSB Manager, Pipeline & Eastern Regional Operations – Rail

Where:

The Metropolitan Conference Centre, Grand Lecture Theatre
333 – 4th Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta

Teleconference:

T1-877-413-4814 or 613-960-7519
Conference code: 4335313#

This event is for media only. Media representatives will need to show their outlet identification.


The TSB is an independent agency that investigates air, marine, pipeline, and rail transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca

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