Welcome to The Official Website for Safe Rail Communities!

Are you concerned about the increases in the shipment of crude oil and other dangerous goods by rail ? Get informed, get involved and join us in standing up for the safety and well-being of our communities.

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What's the Problem?

Why be concerned?

The number of DOT-111 rail cars carrying crude oil and other hazardous materials in Canada has increased from 500 in 2009 to an estimated 140,000 in 2014. [1] . The DOT-111 cars used to transport thes…

How to Help

What We Can Do

Raise awareness about this issue Sign the online petition to the Government of Canada and to our City Councillors Join our mailing list for notifications and updates OR download the petitions below …


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