Oil-by-rail perilous, agencies say

Posted: January 26, 2014 at 2:45 a.m.

Warning that accidents resulting from the increasing use of trains to transport large amounts of crude oil continue to put many lives at risk, U.S. and Canadian accident investigators urged their governments last week to impose new safety rules.

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Business, Pages 71 on 01/26/2014


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