Safety Advisories

December 11, 2015: Safety Alert – Shotgun Shell Found In Coupler Locking Pin

SAFETY ALERT – December 11, 2015

Please post this message in your department for employees who do not have computer access.
Shotgun Shell Found In Coupler Locking Pin A shotgun shell was recently found placed in the locking pin of the coupler on the QGRY in Quebec. This type of mischief has potentially fatal consequences and serves as a reminder that employees must always be aware of their surroundings, perform thorough equipment inspections and report any suspicious activity immediately to CP police for further investigation.

Situational awareness, knowledge of equipment and compliance with safety procedures are key elements in performing tasks safety. Should you encounter a similar condition as described above, please protect the hazard and report it to your supervisor immediately.