EDMONTON, 23 Feb. 2015 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will be available to the news media to discuss the release of its investigation report (R13E0142) into the derailment and fire involving a Canadian National freight train in Gainford, Alberta, in October 2013. The Senior Investigator will make a short presentation and then be available to answer questions. A French-language spokesperson will be available by telephone.
24 February 2015 at 10:00 am Mountain Standard Time
TSB Regional Office
17803 - 106A Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5S 1V8
George Fowler, Senior Investigator
A French-language spokesperson will be available by telephone at 819-994-8053.
This event is for media only. Media representatives will need to show their outlet identification.
The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.
The TSB is online at www.tsb.gc.ca. Keep up to date through RSS, Twitter (@TSBCanada), YouTube, Flickr and our blog.
SOURCE Transportation Safety Board of Canada
For further information: Transportation Safety Board of Canada, Media Relations, 819-994-8053