Media Resources
Welcome to our Media Resources section. Members of the media, writers and researchers may find this area useful to start their search for information.

Infographics (2016)

Canadian Railways 101 (PDF)

Shortline railways: Canada’s green transportation infrastructure (PDF)

Canada's railways: Part of the climate change solution (PDF)

Rail safety resources

Canada's railways: Safety always boards first (PDF)

AskRail™: A safety tool for first responders (PDF)

Railway industry safety measures since Lac-Mégantic (2014)

RAC Safety Awards ceremony

Click here for photos from the 2014 RAC Safety Awards ceremony.

For more information, to arrange interviews and other media opportunities, please contact:

Alex Paterson
Public Affairs Coordinator
Public and Corporate Affairs
(613) 564-8111

Sarah Mayes

Director, Public Affairs
Public and Corporate Affairs
(613) 564-8097

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