SOURCE: The Fraser Institute

The Fraser Institute

July 26, 2017 05:00 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: How safe are marine tankers for transporting oil? New study coming Thursday, July 27

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - July 26, 2017) - On Thursday, July 27, the Fraser Institute will release a new study on oil and gas transportation.

Safety First: Intermodal Safety for Oil and Gas Transportation spotlights the safety records of rail, pipelines and marine tankers.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired on Thursday, July 27 at 5:00 a.m. (Eastern).

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Contact Information

    Kenneth Green
    Senior Director, Natural Resource Studies
    Fraser Institute

    Taylor Jackson
    Senior Policy Analyst
    Fraser Institute

    To arrange media interviews or for more information, please contact:
    Bryn Weese
    Media Relations Specialist
    Fraser Institute
    Tel: (604) 688-0221 ext. 589