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


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.