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Apr 27, 2016

Canada’s railways support funding for grade crossing improvements

The Railway Association of Canada (RAC) and its members support additional funding for grade crossing improvements and closures, introduced today by Transport Minister Marc Garneau.
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Apr 25, 2016

Railway Association of Canada welcomes Rail Safety Week 2016

During Rail Safety Week (April 25 – May 1), the Railway Association of Canada (RAC) would like to urge Canadians to exercise caution around rail crossings and remember that trespassing on or near railway property is not only illegal, it is also extremely dangerous.
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Apr 11, 2016

North Bay firefighters to receive industry-sponsored transportation emergency response training

Media are invited to attend a training session for North Bay emergency responders on how to safely respond to a transportation incident involving flammable liquids.
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Mar 15, 2016

Canada’s railways celebrate the induction of Saint-Lambert, Que., into the Canadian Railway Hall of Fame

Railway Association of Canada (RAC) member-company CN yesterday formally acknowledged the induction of Saint-Lambert, Que. into the Canadian Railway Hall of Fame (CRHF), and announced that it will be donating a public plaque to recognize the city’s achievement.
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