TSB Quarterly Review — First quarter 2013-14

ISSN 2369-7954

July 2013

Chair's message

Today is the start of something new--our quarterly newsletter. From now on, every three months, I'll send you a recap of what's been happening in transportation safety and share links to our latest safety information. Please let me know what you think.

Wendy A. Tadros

Completed investigations

Developments

Blog posts: The TSB Recorder

Collisions with land and water account for just 5% of all commercial aviation accidents, but nearly 25% of all commercial fatalities. Watch the video.

In February 2012, three locomotive engineers were killed and dozens of passengers were injured when VIA 92 derailed at a crossover en route to Toronto. Watch the video.

Investigations started

  • White River, ON (Rail)
  • Esquimalt Harbour, BC (Marine)
  • Provost, AB (Rail)
  • Canora, SK (Rail)
  • Sept-Îles, QC (Rail)
  • Baie Comeau, QC (Marine)
  • Île d'Orléans, QC (Marine)
  • Tabustinac Gulley, NB (Marine)
  • Moosonee, ON (Air)
  • Calgary, AB (Rail)
  • Wanapitei Bridge, ON (Rail)
  • Beloeil, QC (Air)
  • Dunmore, AB (Rail)
  • Pemberton, BC (Air)

The list was complete at the time of publication.