2 years on, a fix to the LRT's derailment issue remains far off

By Elyse Skura, CBC Ottawa, August 8 , 2023


The first clue something was wrong was the burning smell.

On a sunny Sunday afternoon exactly two years ago, a technician identified burn marks on a brake disc on one of two cars on a Confederation Line LRT train.

After the issue was seen to, the train was given the all clear and sent on its way — without anyone ever checking the other car.

That mistake proved costly

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