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Transport Canada Approves Updates On Freight Rail Switching Rules

Transport Canada has approved modifications to some of the rules governing freight rail switching operations so that operations are “as safe as possible for railway employees and for people living close to railway lines.”The federal agency, working wit…

Transport Canada Updates Canadian Rail Operating Rules

Written by Marybeth Luczak, Executive Editor

The operating rules changes are the result of a Ministerial Order (MO 20-09) requiring the Canadian railway industry “to adopt new practices designed to improve safety and prevent uncontroll…