Spate of derailments prompts CP Rail workers to start grim pool
(Source: Calgary Herald, March 6, 2019)
CALGARY — Three significant derailments of CP trains in three days has renewed concerns about the safety of railway workers just a month after a horrific crash outside Field, B.C., killed three employees. So grim is the mood among some CP workers, that one online hub for current and past employees has launched a darkly tongue-in-cheek derailment pool, asking players to choose the day, subdivision, mile and train ID of a future incident, with each correct guess earning the winner 20 percent of the kitty.
Full story: Calgary Herald
Thursday, March 7, 2019
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