Non–main-track derailment, Canadian Pacific Railway, switching assignment AS-01, mile 138.0, Scotford subdivision, Scotford, Alberta, 08 December 2015: TU3-6/15-0173E-PDF

"On 08 December 2015, at about 1515 Mountain Standard Time, Canadian Pacific Railway switching assignment AS-01, which was being operated by a remote control locomotive system, derailed 4 loaded tank cars while performing switching operations. Two cars remained upright, 1 car came to rest on its side, and 1 car rolled into a ditch, coming to rest upside down and releasing most of its contents. The cars contained styrene monomer, stabilized (UN2055), a Class 3 flammable liquid. The released product was confined to the ditch. There were no injuries"--Summary, t.p.

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Title Non–main-track derailment, Canadian Pacific Railway, switching assignment AS-01, mile 138.0, Scotford subdivision, Scotford, Alberta, 08 December 2015
Series Title Railway investigation report ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Déraillement en voie non principale, chemin de fer Canadien Pacifique, manœuvre AS-01, point milliaire 138,0, subdivision Scotford, Scotford (Alberta), 8 décembre 2015.
Date c2017.
Number of Pages 24 p. :
ISBN 978-0-660-08558-6
Catalogue Number
  • TU3-6/15-0173E-PDF
Subject Terms Railway accidents, Investigations