Emergency Management Stories
Written by David Ljunggren Monday, 02 December 2013 16:56
(Reuters) — Canada is not doing enough to ensure rail safety thanks to inadequate audits, ill-trained staff and too little focus on high-risk railroads, according to the auditor general's report.
Written by COS Staff Monday, 02 December 2013 14:56
The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) has announced a mutual emergency assistance agreement between its member companies that will strengthen the existing emergency response process.
Written by Marina Lopes Monday, 25 November 2013 09:25
(Reuters) — North American and European retailers have announced that they have agreed on fire and safety inspection standards for up to 2,000 factories in Bangladesh that supply such retailers as Gap, Walmart and H&M.
Written by Randall Palmer Thursday, 21 November 2013 12:28
(Reuters) — Canada will require railways to start telling municipalities what goods they have been transporting through their jurisdictions, but the government acknowledged that such data would not have prevented the July derailment that demolished the heart of a Quebec town, killing 47 people.