Multi-Modal media advisory 2010

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) Will Hold a News Conference on March 16, 2010 to Launch its Safety Issues Watchlist

(Gatineau, Quebec, March 15, 2010) - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference on March 16, 2010 to launch its safety issues Watchlist. This list identifies the safety issues in the air, marine and rail modes of transportation that pose the greatest risk to Canadians.

When:

March 16, 2010 at 10 a.m. eastern time

Who:

Wendy Tadros, Board Chair of the TSB
Jonathan Seymour, Board Member of the TSB
Kathy Fox, Board Member of the TSB

Where:

Sussex Room
Government Conference Centre
2 Rideau Street
Ottawa, Ontario

Note to press:

Media unable to attend are invited to join a conference call to listen to the presentation. You can register for the call and schedule interviews by calling TSB Media Relations at the number below. This invitation is addressed to media only.

Members of the panel will also be available for one-on-one interviews after the news conference.

The news release and other documents will be posted, at the same time, on this website.


The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca