Lac Megantic Blast

Feds Sued Over Lac-Megantic

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Survivors of the Lac-Megantic disaster aim to sue Ottawa for allegedly failing to sanction North America's "most-unsafe" railway operator ...

Is This The World's Most Dangerous Oil?

CP | Matthew Brown and James MacPherson, The Associated Press | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Business

BILLINGS, Mont. - Following a string of explosive accidents, federal officials say crude oil being shipped by rail from the Northern Plains across the...

Canadian Pacific On Lac Megantic: Why Should We Pay?

CP | Andy Blatchford and Melanie Marquis, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canadian Pacific says it holds no financial responsibility for the Lac-Megantic rail disaster and has rejected a legal demand by the Quebec...

Transport Agency Shuts Down MM&A

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada Business

The Canadian Transportation Agency has effectively stopped the Montreal, Maine & Atlantic (MM&A) railway from operating in Canada over concerns the co...

Police Raid Lac-Megantic Railroad Offices

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.24.2013 | Canada Business

Quebec provincial police have raided an office belonging to the railway involved in the Lac-Megantic disaster, adding to a growing pile of legal conce...

Engineer On Lac-Megantic Train Was Involved In Earlier Incident

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.11.2013 | Canada Business

The rail engineer responsible for the train that exploded in Lac-Megantic was involved in another mishap a year earlier, CN Rail has revealed. Tom ...

How Did The Lac-Megantic Disaster Happen?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - The question of how the brakes were set — or possibly reset — on a runaway train at the heart of the Lac-Megantic devastation emerged Mon...

LOOK: Train Idles Unattended In Lac Megantic Day After Blast

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.08.2013 | Canada Business

A video apparently showing a train sitting unattended with its engine idling near Lac Megantic a day after the disaster has gone viral, prompting ques...