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The Fifth Estate Unnecessary Risk: Why it took so long to get seatbelts in coaches

In part two of the investigation into bus safety, The Fifth Estate takes a look at coach buses. Years before the Humboldt tragedy, Transport Canada was warned that without seatbelts on coach buses, passengers were at unnecessary risk of serious injuries. The warnings were ignored.
  • 2018
  • 00:24:44
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/02/2020

The Fifth Estate Unbuckled: School Bus Safety

Why are there are no seat belts on school buses? The Fifth Estate asked that question and discovered a flawed Transport Canada report which argued against seat belts — a policy which studies show has led to injuries and deaths that might have been prevented. Bob McKeown investigates.
  • 2018
  • 00:24:13
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/02/2020

The National Manufacturing adapts to keep up with demand during pandemic

Ian Hanomansing goes behind the scenes in the production facilities of Lush Cosmetics and Que Pasa chips to see how they’ve had to adapt due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • 2020
  • 00:03:30
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/17/2020

The National The lesson Canada's historic building can learn from the Notre-Dame fire

Some of Canada's oldest buildings are places of worship, much like Notre-Dame Cathedral. Montreal alone has 450 churches that date back to the 1800s or earlier. That history is far less cared for, and far more vulnerable than you might think.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/29/2019

The National Surveillance in synagogues: How security is becoming a focus in places of worship

We look at the way synagogues are changing as attacks on places of worship increase.
  • 2019
  • 00:03:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/28/2019

The National Transport Canada study showed school buses 'failed' safety tests

A 2010 Transport Canada report that revealed that school buses "failed" safety tests and did not do enough to prevent "serious injuries" was kept hidden from the public.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/06/2018

News in Review - October 2018 Vision Zero: Making City Roads Safer

City roads are designed for vehicles. But the modern cultural push for pedestrian-friendly cities and increased bike paths means there’s a war raging on the streets. Unfortunately, pedestrian and bicycle fatalities are on the rise. In an effort to combat this, many cities have adopted a road safety program called Vision Zero. Launched in Sweden, this program helps marry pedestrians, ...
  • 2018
  • 00:15:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/17/2018

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News in Review - September 2018 Tragedy on the Prairies: The Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash

In April 2018, 16 people died and 13 others were injured in a bus crash at a rural intersection in Saskatchewan. The bus was carrying the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team when it collided with a semi-trailer. Most of the dead and injured were teenagers. The crash prompted an outpouring of sympathy from people across the country, including hockey leagues, ...
  • 2018
  • 00:16:09
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/10/2018

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The National New First Nation firefighters train to protect their communities

New volunteer firefighter recruits from First Nations in northern Saskatchewan are training to help prevent losses in their communities during wildfire season.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/11/2018

Marketplace Carrying Our Children

When we put a child on a school bus we are sure that everything has been done to ensure a safe journey, but school bus companies operate as if this was too much to ask. In fact some buses are in such bad condition it isn’t even safe for other vehicles to share the road with them. Spot-checks across the ...
  • 1998
  • 00:20:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/02/2018

CBC News Students use math to make street crossing safer

Grade 11 students in Winnipeg took their lessons into the real world with a project to help classmates cross a busy street. In the last five years there have been over 100 collisions involving pedestrians at two crosswalks near their school. Can their math skills solve this problem?
  • 2017
  • 00:01:52
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/15/2018

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 8

An emergency brings trains to a halt in Toronto as dispatchers and constables work their way through rush hour on the busiest transit system in Canada. A day in the life of firefighters in St. John’s and Vancouver, from their homes right onto their fire trucks, as they respond to emergency calls. A mom organizes a safe walk to school ...
  • 2017
  • 00:21:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/07/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 7

Royal Canadian Air Force and Coast Guard search and rescue crews undertake risky helicopter manoeuvres over the Atlantic Ocean. A Calgary firearms examiner conducts forensic tests on a sawed-off shotgun to see if it has been used in a homicide under investigation. Ottawa scientists at one of the few explosive testing facilities in the world test a compound made from ...
  • 2017
  • 00:22:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/07/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 6

Swells are high at a surfing beach in Lawrencetown, NS, and lifeguards must rescue a child pulled from shore by a rip current. On the request of a runaway youth’s parents, a Vancouver police officer searches for the teenager, whom he fears is slipping down the slope of drug addiction. Officers at resort party town Mont-Tremblant conduct a nighttime DUI ...
  • 2017
  • 00:21:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/06/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 5

A police task force in Quebec City undertakes the suspenseful, chilling arrest of a suspected child pornographer. Canadian Forces fighter jet pilots in Cold Lake engage in a thrilling mid-air dogfight to test their response in the event of enemy attack. A Commercial Vehicle Inspection Officer engages in high-speed pursuit of a truck on an Alberta highway — and finds ...
  • 2017
  • 00:21:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/06/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 4

The Kahnawà:ke Peacekeepers undertake surveillance and execute a dramatic drug bust in their mission to rid their community of trafficking. After a black bear has been wounded by a homeowner, conservation officers in Pitt Meadows, BC, track it through the urban wilderness. Halifax outreach workers and “violence interrupters” go on weekend patrol to try to defuse potentially deadly conflicts. And ...
  • 2017
  • 00:21:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/06/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 3

A Niagara officer and his beloved K9 partner spend a night patrol literally “chasing the bad guys.” Rare access allows us to ride along on the tension-filled day of two Calgary sheriffs as they transport prisoners, including dangerous gang members, for their day in court. Coast Guard Operations in Victoria help a family in distress, while a diver from a ...
  • 2017
  • 00:22:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/05/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 2

Behind the scenes at Pearson International, Canada’s busiest airport, from wildlife control and K9 patrols, to the ins and outs of air traffic controlling — including an emergency landing. Kingston police use a battering ram to gain access to the home of a suspected meth dealer. A Markham driving instructor tests teens on their ability to withstand distractions while driving. ...
  • 2017
  • 00:21:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/05/2017

Keeping Canada Safe Keeping Canada Safe, Episode 1

A Calgary police helicopter team uses state-of-the-art technology in an exciting search for the suspected perpetrator of an assault. Community volunteers in Winnipeg conduct their own tense night patrol to search for a missing woman. In St. John’s, officers from the oldest mounted force in Canada ready their mammoth Percheron horses for a night beat on a rowdy party street. ...
  • 2017
  • 00:22:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/05/2017

Marketplace Flight safety: Are you prepared for an emergency?

Your chances of surviving an airline emergency are better than you may think. Think you know what to do to keep safe? In a unique simulation, the Marketplace team puts airline safety to the test. What they have to reveal could save your life.
  • 2016
  • 00:22:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/18/2017

Do or Die Choking to Death

On this episode of Do or Die, act fast to save a friend who chokes on a cupcake during an eating contest. Struggle to stay alive when a thrilling wing suit BASE jump takes a turn for the worse. And test your mettle against a killer fish when a thrashing, 600-pound marlin leaps into your yacht. You only have an instant ...
  • 2013
  • 00:21:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Do or Die Antler Assault

In this episode of Do or Die, fight for your life when an aggressive stag corners you in the park and think fast when a giant glacier cracks and falls, sending a deadly wall of water rushing toward your boat. You never know when you’ll have to make a Do or Die decision. Are you ready?
  • 2013
  • 00:21:51
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Do or Die Shark Attack

On this episode of Do or Die, jump in and fight off a cage-busting great white shark. Experience a snowmobiler’s worst nightmare as the snow beneath him turns into an unstoppable avalanche. And come face-to-face with a deadly rattler. Life comes at you fast! Would you know how to survive when it’s Do or Die?
  • 2013
  • 00:21:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Do or Die Killer Tsunami!

On this episode of Do or Die, try to survive the rushing torrent of a tsunami from the driver’s seat of your car. Free a terrified victim locked in the jaws of the fiercest predator in the Arctic: a polar bear. And fight to stay alive after falling into a tree well – one of the deadliest traps a snowboarder can ...
  • 2013
  • 00:21:53
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Do or Die Up in Flames

In this episode of Do or Die, try to save yourself when an angry elephant mother attacks your car. Leap into action when a customer at a gas station inadvertently creates a spark and his clothing goes up in flames. And strive to avoid a steep fall when your snowmobile ends up perched on a crumbling ledge of ice. Do or ...
  • 2013
  • 00:21:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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