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The lasting legacy of the Swissair 111 investigation
30 August 2018
Posted by Vic Gerden

It has been 20 years since the Swissair 111 accident that triggered the largest multi-agency multi-national response and the most complex investigation […]

Recent posts

Navigate safely: Keep water out of service tanks
15 December 2017
Posted by Mélissa St-Jean

Recent TSB investigations have highlighted a safety issue with respect to engine room practices aboard ships […]

World Maritime Day 2017 – "Connecting Ships, Ports and People"
22 September 2017
Posted by Marc-André Poisson

The United Nations state that maritime transport is the backbone of globalization and lies at the heart of cross-border transport networks that support supply chains and enable international trade […]

On the run (and swim and bike) with TSB's Juan Navarro
30 August 2017
Posted by Geneviève Corbin

Juan Navarro is a guy on the run, literally. And working at the TSB started him on the habit […]

Adventures in accident investigation: Innovation for answers
14 July 2017
Posted by Barry Holt

Getting to the why and how of an accident can be an adventure. Digging deeper to discover how to make a complex aircraft system safer is where the game can get really challenging […]

It was a dark and stormy night…
08 June 2017
Posted by Doug McEwen

Air Canada aircraft with 133 passengers on board had a hard landing and was off the side of the runway at the Halifax Stanfield International Airport […]

Client services at the TSB – A support role that makes all the difference
30 March 2017
Posted by Joshua Alcorn

My adventure with the Transportation Safety Board of Canada began in April 2009 […]

Older posts

Date Title Posted by
2017-02-20 The fatal consequences of a vessel's stability loss Glenn Budden
2017-01-30 From airline pilot to TSB investigator – A seamless transition Brian Stokes
2016-11-26 Reaching out: one more way to advance safety Marc-André Poisson
2016-10-31 Behind the curtain: A look at what goes on before a news conference Genevieve Corbin
2016-09-15 From the Canadian Coast Guard to the TSB – A transition that was meant to be Wendy Jolliffe
2016-06-16 From the Air Force to the TSB – A meaningful transition Jean-Pierre Regnier
2016-05-18 The strength of working together Joe Hincke
2016-04-27 Rail Safety – a collective effort Kirby Jang
2016-04-07 The TSB then and now Johanne Ostiguy
2016-03-10 Canadian agency, global influence Brad Vardy
2016-02-19 The right stuff Tony Gasbarro
2016-02-08 Communication – at the heart of safety Marc-André Poisson
2015-12-01 Babes in arms: Keeping infants and small children safe in the skies Missy Rudin-Brow
2015-10-19 Arctic adventure Steven Neatt
2015-09-22 Transportation safety – Still looking for the facts Michel Traversy
2015-09-02 Investigator training at the TSB Susan Greene
2015-07-22 Confessions of a senior air accident investigator Mike Cunningham
2015-07-03 At the TSB from the beginning Ginette Lavigne
2015-06-15 Time to change marine safety behaviour Glenn Budden
2015-05-27 TSB@25: First impressions from a new employee Clinton Rebeiro
2015-05-07 Being prepared for a marine emergency Glenn Budden
2015-04-27 Reconstructing the world in 3D Ted Parisee
2015-03-27 TSB@25: Contributing to safer air transportation Don Enns
2015-03-12 Effects of fatigue on human performance Missy Rudin-Brown
2015-02-18 Timeliness Geneviève Corbin
2015-01-29 Identifying the underlying problems Peter Hildebrand
2015-01-08 TSB Independence is critical for our work Jean L. Laporte
2014-12-04 The TSB Watchlist Kathy Fox
2014-11-14 SECURITAS Marc-André Poisson
2014-10-27 A day in the life of the Lac-Mégantic Investigator-in-Charge Don Ross
2014-09-25 Getting to know the new TSB Chair in 12 questions Geneviève Corbin
2014-07-29 A day in the life of TSB’s accommodations officer Roberto Medeiros
2014-06-27 A day in the life of the TSB photographer Tony Gasbarro
2014-06-04 The Real CSI: Inside the TSB Laboratory Leo Donati
2014-05-14 Journey to the Bottom of the Sea Peter Rowntree
2014-04-28 Preventing accidents at railway crossings Rox-Anne D'Aoust
2014-03-28 One unstable approach too many Brian MacDonald
2014-03-03 Difficult Emotions Ewan Tasker
2014-02-17 When is a TSB recommendation made? Kathy Fox
2013-11-07 Remembering a marine accident, and why it matters John Clarkson
2013-09-25 Working together for safer prawn fishing Glenn Budden
2013-09-06 Avoiding the blame game Marilyn French St. George
2013-07-30 Accident investigation meets Hollywood animation Jon Lee
2013-07-05 Taking the time required Dan Holbrook
2013-06-11 On the ground of the VIA train derailment in Burlington Julie Leroux
2013-05-21 Managing a marathon of information John Cottreau
2013-04-16 Lifejackets versus PFDs: New safety guidance Valerie Doucette
2013-03-27 Low risk doesn’t mean no risk Mark Clitsome
2013-03-07 What are the chances? Brad Vardy
2013-02-21 Keeping an eye on the track Kirby Jang
2013-01-25 Aren’t we just part of Transport Canada? Ewan Tasker
2013-01-15 Bridging the gap: Work and passion in transportation safety Jean-Marc Ledoux
2013-01-03 Communicating transportation safety in a global context Jacqueline Roy
2012-12-17 Investigating transportation accidents: Expect the unexpected Captain Wendy Jolliffe