Monthly Rail Occurrence Statistics

June 2017

Table 4. Non main-track train collisions by province
  January to June Collisions with DG involvement
January to June
  2017 2016 2012-2016 average 2017 2016 2012-2016 average
* There were no occurrences with dangerous goods release to date in 2017 or in 2016.
Canada 56 31 43 22 11 15
Newfoundland 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia 1 0 0 0 0 0
New Brunswick 0 1 1 0 1 0
Quebec 6 3 4 2 0 2
Ontario 14 10 8 8 5 3
Manitoba 9 3 8 3 1 3
Saskatchewan 4 4 5 1 0 1
Alberta 10 7 11 6 3 4
British Columbia 12 3 5 2 1 2
Northwest Territories 0 0 0 0 0 0
Figure 1: Number of non main-track train collisions per month [D]
Number of non main-track train collisions per month
Figure 2: Number of non main-track train collisions per total number of car derailed [D]
Number of non main-track collisions per total number of car derailed
Data extracted July 17, 2017.
*Number of collisions with no derailments.
New TSB regulations came into effect on July 1, 2014, changing some reporting requirements.

Note: This is preliminary information subject to year-end validation and reconciliation.