Suppressing the truth in Lac-Mégantic

Campbell, Bruce
June 2014
CCPA Monitor;Jun2014, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p16
The article reports on the arrest of thee frontline employees of Montreal Maine and Atlantic Railway (MMA) Inc. in Lac-Mégantic, Québec who were criminally charge for an explosion. Noted is that the result of the case would be disappointing as other parties involved such as the shippers and the Canadian importer will face no charges. Questioned is the responsibility that lies within the regulatory lapse at MMA which still has operated oil trains with one-person crews.


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