Comments for: Canada suspends MMA railroad’s license to operate due to inadequate insurance

Posted Aug. 13, 2013, at 12:10 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 13, 2013, at 6:49 p.m.

MONTREAL — Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway Ltd., owner of the runaway oil train that exploded and killed 47 people in a Quebec town last month, had its operating certificate suspended by Canada’s transportation regulator. The Canadian Transportation Agency said the carrier lacked sufficient liability coverage in the wake of …

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