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Candidates duke it out at mayoralty debate

By Suzanne Weiss

Five East End Against Line 9 supporters handed out “Ban toxic oil” leaflets and gathered signatures for a petition to City Council for no toxic oil in Toronto, at a mayoralty debate. 331 more words

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Residents debate rail oil-tanker safety

 By Murray Lumley

Thursday evening, September 4, 2014, more than 60 residents packed into a room at West Toronto Baptist Church on Dundas Street West to hear several experts and politicians discuss rail safety, particularly related to residents’ observations of large increases in crude oil tanker car trains rumbling through the Junction neighbourhood of Toronto’s west end. 1,084 more words

Rail Safety

Senators To Seek More Rail Safety Funding

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ Senators Charles Schumer of New York and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut say they want to “overhaul” rail safety laws to prevent future derailments and other accidents. 105 more words

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Four Views on Safety, The Never-Ending Journey

By Christopher Hart

It is said that safety is not a destination but a never-ending journey.

At the NTSB, we investigate accidents, make recommendations to prevent recurrences, and work for the adoption of our recommendations. 1,044 more words

Aviation Safety