Media advisory

TSB will hold a news conference to release its investigation report into the March 2015 derailment and fire of a CN crude oil train near Gogama, Ontario

Richmond Hill, Ontario, 1 August 2017 - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference on 3 August 2017 to make public its investigation report (R15H0021) into the 7 March 2015 derailment and fire of a Canadian National Railway crude oil train near Gogama, Ontario.

When:

3 August 2017
10:00 a.m. Eastern Time

Who:

Kathy Fox, Chair of the TSB
Rob Johnston, Manager, Central Region Rail Operations
Sylvie Dionne, Manager, Materials Analysis and Structures

Where:

Radisson Hotel Sudbury
Notre Dame Room
85 Ste Anne Road
Sudbury, Ontario

The event will be broadcast live on http://www.ivsproductions.ca/webcast/.

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.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca