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Title Description Topic Date
Transport Canada explores drone technology for use in the Canadian Arctic

Transport Canada is exploring drone technology for surveillance in Northern Canada. Drone trials began in June 2017 and will go on until March 31, 2019.

Transport Canada 2018-01-09
Minister Garneau helps Prime Minister Trudeau track Santa

Minister Garneau helps Prime Minister Trudeau track Santa who is not answering his phone. Minister Garneau reminds you to drive distracted-free this holiday season.

Transport Canada 2017-12-19 View of Santa’s hand as he puts his cell phone on Airplane-mode
National Trade Corridors Fund

Canada is a trading nation. 1 in 6 Canadian jobs depend on international commerce.

Transport Canada 2017-06-30 National Trade Corridors Fund
Transport Canada crash test show safety improvements in newer vehicle models

This crash test between 2007 and 2014 car models shows that enhancements in newer vehicle structures improve protection and reduce the risk of injury to drivers.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2017-06-09 Transport Canada crash test show safety improvements in newer vehicle models
#C49 Would Strengthen Rights for Air Passengers in Canada

Canada is a vast country. Air travel is essential to move people and goods. Sometimes there are factors complicating this. This is why the government of Canada is proposing legislation that would strengthen rights for travellers.

Air Safety 2017-06-13 #C49 would strengthen rights for air passengers in Canada
Oil Tanker Moratorium Act

The Act will prohibit oil tankers carrying over 12,500 metric tonnes of oil from stopping, loading or unloading at ports or marine installations in northern British Columbia.

Marine Safety and Security 2017-06-14
Oceans Protection Plan

Video explaining what is the Government of Canada's Oceans Protection Plan.

Marine Safety and Security 2016-11-07 Oceans Protection Plan
Transport Canada uncovers potential dangerous defect in Toyota RAV4

Transport Canada research engineers and investigators have uncovered a potentially dangerous defect in 2006 to 2012 Toyota RAV4 models.

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Motor Vehicle Safety 2016-02-18 Transport Canada uncovers potential dangerous defect in Toyota RAV4
Minister Garneau speaks about his meeting with Provincial and Territorial Ministers Responsible for Transportation and Highway Safety

Excerpt from the speech of the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, during the January 28, 2016 news conference following the Council of Ministers.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2016-01-28 Minister Garneau speaks about his meeting with Provincial and Territorial Ministers Responsible for Transportation and Highway Safety
Drone Wars

In a time of new discoveries, the skies are filled with drones. One department will step up and try to restore understanding across the galaxy.

Air Safety 2015-12-18 Drone Wars
Transport Canada celebrates 80 years of leadership in transportation

Proud of our past. Building our tomorrow.

Transport Canada 2016-10-27 Transport Canada celebrates 80 years of leadership in transportation
Rail Safety Overview - Safety in Action

General Rail Safety.

Rail Safety 2016-02-05 Rail Safety Overview
Distractions Can Be Deadly

With all that noise, you might think it's an easy thing to avoid a train.

Rail Safety 2011-06-01 Distractions Can Be Deadly
Winter Railway Crossing

On a day like this, visibility can be a challenge. Any minute now, a train will be going through this railway crossing.

Rail Safety 2011-06-01 Winter Railway Crossing
Port State Control Safe and Sustainable from Port to Port

Since the mid-nineteen seventies, the world's port state regimes have worked together to ensure safety of life, protection of the marine environment, and decent living and working conditions for seafarers.

Marine Safety and Security 2017-07-10 Port State Control Safe and Sustainable from Port to Port
New Alternative Standard for Recreational Boating School

Inform the public on the new alternative standard for Recreational boating school. Presentation of the new alternative standard for Recreational boating school, the scope, the new Recreational Boating School report form, the letter of participation and the small vessel compliance program component.

Marine Safety and Security 2016-08-16 New Alternative Standard for Recreational Boating School
Minister Garneau launches North American Safe Boating Awareness Week

Marc Garneau, Canada's Transport Minister shares some tips to ensure a safe boating season.

Marine Safety and Security
Minister Marc Garneau
Hypothermia

When the cold water hits your chest you will hyperventilate. Your blood pressure goes way up. If you're elderly that can be fatal.

Marine Safety and Security
Hypothermia
World-Class Tanker Safety - Incident Command System

The Canadian Coast Guard plays a critical role when incidents happen at sea.

Marine Safety and Security 2014-08-08 World-Class Tanker Safety - Incident Command System
World-Class Tanker Safety - Pilotage

To protect Canada's waters, tankers like this are controlled by local marine pilots when navigating ports or straits.

Marine Safety and Security 2014-08-08 World-Class Tanker Safety - Pilotage
World-Class Tanker Safety - Surveillance and Monitoring

Canadian authorities keep a close watch on ships moving through our waters.

Marine Safety and Security 2014-08-11 World-Class Tanker Safety - Surveillance and Monitoring
World-Class Tanker Safety - Tanker Inspection

Regular inspections are essential to keeping our waters safe—making sure tankers like this comply with Canadian and International laws and regulations.

Marine Safety and Security 2014-08-07 World-Class Tanker Safety - Tanker Inspection
World-Class Tanker Safety - Behind The Scenes

Canada has one of the safest marine tanker systems in the world. New measures will ensure it stays that way. What makes our system safe? Let's take a look... behind the scenes.

Marine Safety and Security 2014-08-07 World-Class Tanker Safety - Behind The Scenes
Pleasure Craft Operator Card

Everyone who operates a power-driven boat in Canada needs proof of competency —something that shows they understand the rules of the water and how to safely operate a boat.

Marine Safety and Security 2011-06-01 Pleasure Craft Operator Card
Pleasure Craft Licensing

Did you know that any pleasure craft powered by 10 horse power or more needs a licence?

Marine Safety and Security 2011-06-01 Pleasure Craft Licensing
Recreational Boating Safety

The rules of the road for Canada's waterways help everyone stay safe.

Marine Safety and Security 2011-06-01 Recreational Boating Safety
Wear Your Lifejacket

A lifejacket is your best defence against cold-water shock.

Marine Safety and Security 2011-06-01 Wear Your Lifejacket
Children's Lifejackets

Learn how to keep children safe on/near the water.

Marine Safety and Security 2009-07-30 Children's Lifejackets
Boat Safety Briefings

Access important information for commercial boat operators and their passengers.

Marine Safety and Security 2011-06-01 Boat Safety Briefings
Distracted Driving

No one needs distractions popping up while driving.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2007-12-12 Distracted Driving
Winter Driving Emergency Kit

You never know what might happen—or what you might need—so it's a good idea to always be prepared. Always keep an emergency kit, like this one, in your trunk.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2011-11-08 Winter Driving Emergency Kit
Winter Driving

This… is a Canadian winter. And this is one way that we deal with it. Before hitting the road, make sure your view is clear and your car is clean.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2011-06-01 Winter Driving
Road Safety

For a lot of us, driving is so natural that we don't always give it much thought.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2011-06-01 Road Safety
Summer Tire Pressure

Combined with summer heat and high speeds, an under-inflated tire can cause a blowout—which can really spoil your vacation plans.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2011-06-01 Summer Tire Pressure
Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

Learn about new technology that helps prevent skids.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2011-06-01 Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
Winter Tire Pressure

Learn about winter tire technology and tips for care.

Motor Vehicle Safety 2011-06-01 Winter Tire Pressure
Buying a drone? Learn the rules.

Buying a drone for yourself or as a gift? Flying a drone makes you a pilot. Follow the rules to fly your drone safely and avoid fines.

Air Safety 2017-11-22 Marc Garneau
Individual arrested for pointing laser at helicopter

An individual was arrested after he was caught pointing a laser at a helicopter. The individual pleaded guilty and was fined $3,000.

Air Safety 2017-06-12 Individual arrested for pointing laser at police helicopter
Santa is fit to fly and ready for take-off

Minister Garneau meets with Santa and confirms that he has successfully renewed his pilot license and passed his annual medical examination.

Air Safety 2016-12-22 Santa is fit to fly and ready for take-off
Parliament Hill is a #NoDroneZone

It's your responsibility to fly your drone safely and legally. Otherwise, you could face steep fines and criminal charges.

Air Safety 2016-12-22 Parliament Hill is a #NoDroneZone
Fly your drone safely and legally

It's your responsibility to fly your drone safely and legally.

Air Safety 2016-12-15 Fly your drone safely and legally
Are you flying in a no drone zone?

Don't fly your drone near an airport without permission from Transport Canada. Respect "No Drone Zone" signage.

Air Safety 2016-09-09 Are you flying in a no drone zone?
How much damage could a drone do to a plane?

A drone could cause serious damage if it hit a plane. Hundreds of lives could be at risk.

Air Safety 2016-08-12 How much damage could a drone do to a plane?
Canada Day celebrations are no drone zones

During Canada Day celebrations, don't fly your drone near crowds without permission from Transport Canada.
Respect "No Drone Zone" signage.

Air Safety 2016-06-30 Happy and Safe Canada Day!
Airports are no drone zones

Flying your drone around an airport without permission can be dangerous. All aerodromes should be considered "no drone zones" if you do not have permission from Transport Canada.

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Air Safety 2016-06-13 Airports are no drone zones
It's not a game

Flying your drone near a plane is not a game – it's illegal, and puts the lives of every person on board at risk.

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Air Safety 2016-06-13 It's not a game
Dumb ways to blind

This video, "Dumb Ways to Blind", features happy creatures who suffer unfortunate outcomes when they misuse laser pointers. It was done in the style of "Dumb Ways to Die", a November 2012 Metro Trains safety video that went viral.

Air Safety 2016-05-24
Laser strikes can cost you big

Pointing a laser at an aircraft is a serious offence – offenders face up to $100,000 in fines, five years in prison, or both.

Air Safety 2016-05-24
May the 4th end laser strikes

In honour of Star Wards Day (May 4th), Transport Canada is calling out to all Canadians to put an end to laser strikes.

Download video: May the 4th end laser strikes (.mp4, 35.4 MB)

Air Safety 2016-05-04
Minister of Transport congratulates Bombardier on the certification of its C Series aircraft

Excerpt from the speech of the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, during the December 18th 2015 news conference at the Bombardier Mirabel Facility.

Air Safety 2015-12-18
Drones over 35 kilograms, you need permission to fly!

Flying a drone isn't just fun and games. You may need permission from Transport Canada

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Air Safety 2015-12-11 Honourable Marc Garneau
Safety guidelines for recreational drone users

Before flying a drone for the first time, make sure you understand how to use it safely and legally. Only fly during the day and in good weather.

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Air Safety 2015-12-11 Honourable Marc Garneau
'Tis the season of drones!

Many people will receive drones over the holidays this year. But before enjoying their gift, new users should learn how to fly them safely and legally.

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Air Safety 2015-12-11 Honourable Marc Garneau
No drone zone and applicable fines

Flying your drone near aircraft could cause delays, distractions and put lives at serious risk. Stay at least 9 kilometres away from any airport, heliport, or aerodrome.

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Air Safety 2015-12-11 Honourable Marc Garneau
Curious drone? Privacy and trespassing

If you're using a drone in your backyard, avoid flying over private properties or taking photos or videos without permission.

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Air Safety 2015-12-11 Honourable Marc Garneau
Reporting drone mischief

Drone users can't fly wherever they like. If you think someone has committed a crime or breached your privacy, report it to your local police department right away.

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Air Safety 2015-12-11 Honourable Marc Garneau
Don't get burned! Keep drones away from forest fires.

Aaron McCrorie, head of aviation safety regulations at Transport Canada, reminds you that flying your drone near a forest fire is both dangerous and illegal. You could be fined $25,000 and even go to jail.

Air Safety 2015-08-26 Don't get burned! Keep drones away from forest fires.
Pointing a laser at aircraft is a crime. Not a bright idea.

Aiming a laser at an aircraft is a federal offence. It poses a serious risk to pilots, passengers, and aviation safety. Never aim laser pointers at or near any aircraft.

Air Safety 2015-08-06 Pointing a laser at aircraft is a crime
Do I need permission to fly my drone or unmanned air vehicle?

Whether you call it an unmanned air vehicle (UAV), remotely piloted aircraft system, model aircraft, remote control aircraft, or drone, always think safety first. Here are some tips to help you fly safely and legally. Learn more: www.tc.gc.ca/SafetyFirst.

Air Safety 2014-12-19 Do I need permission to fly my drone or unmanned air vehicle?
How to fly a drone or unmanned air vehicle safely.

Drones and unmanned air vehicles have soared in popularity. Depending on how and where you use them, you may need permission from Transport Canada before you can fly. Find out if you need a Special Flight Operations Certificate: www.tc.gc.ca/SafetyFirst.

Air Safety 2014-12-19 How to fly a drone or unmanned air vehicle safely.
Small Aircraft Passenger Guidelines

When most people think of airports, they think of big, busy terminals that see thousands of passengers each day. But that's not the only way to fly.

Air Safety 2011-11-22 Small Aircraft Passenger Guidelines
Flying Safe

Seaplanes are a great way to visit much of Canada. Keep these tips in mind and you'll have a safe and memorable trip.

Air Safety 2010-07-30 Flying Safe
Airport Security

Do your part to make it a safe and comfortable flight for everyone.

Security 2011-06-01 Airport Security
Protecting Our Waters

Canada's coastline is the longest in the world—more than 200,000 kilometres on three coasts and the five Great Lakes.

Environment 2012-02-24 Protecting Our Waters
ecoTECHNOLOGY for Vehicles (eTV)

eTV stands for ecoTECHNOLOGY for Vehicles: hybrids, electric vehicles, hydrogen fuel cells, advanced gasoline and diesel engines, all designed to reduce our impact on the environment.

Environment 2011-06-01 ecoTECHNOLOGY for Vehicles (eTV)
Overview of the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) 2016

Learn more about the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG). What is the ERG? Who is it for? This video also includes two scenarios to explain how to use the ERG.

Transportation of Dangerous Goods 2017-02-10 Overview of the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) 2016
Changes in the 2016 Edition of the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)

This video explains the changes that have been made to the 2016 Edition of the Emergency Response Guidebook.

Transportation of Dangerous Goods 2017-02-10 Changes in the 2016 Edition of the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG)
B-roll of the National Aerial Surveillance Program

A video of Transport Canada's National Aerial Surveillance Program.

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Media 2017-08-11
B-roll of the Federal, Provincial, Territorial Transportation and Highway Safety Minister's meeting in Ottawa on January 28, 2016

Minister Garneau and his Provincial and Territorial counterparts are meeting today to discuss our transportation system.

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Media 2016-01-28 The Honorable Marc Garneau
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