Disasters

Audio clips and news coverage from disasters.


2014-10-15 | Elliot-Lake-Inquiry

On October 15th, a judicial inquiry concluded decades of incompetence, neglect, greed and dishonesty by a succession of owners, engineers...


2014-10-15 | Elliot-Lake-Inquiry

A judicial inquiry concluded decades of incompetence, neglect, greed and dishonesty by a succession of owners, engineers and municipal officials...


2014-08-06 | Tailings-Pond-Breach

A massive tailings pond breach at Imperial Metals' Mount Polley Mine in central British Columbia sent 10-million cubic meters of...


2014-07-08 | BC-Wildfires

A wildfire in British Columbia's Okanagan region forced the evacuation of nearly 25-hundred residents from their homes. Evacuee Dawn Sutton...


2014-06-17 | Weather-Ont-Tornado

An F-2 tornado touched down in Angus, Ontario, injuring three people and damaging over 100 homes. This is a montage...


2014-05-13 | CRIME-Lac-Megantic-Charges

On May 12th Montreal prosecutors announced that Montreal Maine and Atlantic Railway Ltd. and two officials and an engineer of...


2014-05-13 | CRIME-Lac-Megantic-Charges

On May 12th, Montreal prosecutors announced that Montreal Maine and Atlantic Railway Ltd. and two officials and an engineer of...


2014-01-23 | Quebec-Fire

Fire raged through a seniors residence in L'Isle-Verte, Quebec, killing 32 people. Frigid temperatures hampered recovery efforts for weeks as...


2014-01-23 | Quebec-Fire

Fire raged through a seniors residence in L'Isle-Verte, Quebec, killing 32 people. Frigid temperatures hampered recovery efforts for weeks as...


2014-01-08 | NB-Train-Derailment

On January 7th, 19 cars and a locomotive of a CN freight train derailed near Plaster Rock, New Brunswick, leading...