RICHMOND, BC, May 26, 2016 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Nanaimo, British Columbia, where the tug Albern sank after being struck by the tug C.T. Titan in Northumberland Channel on May 24th, 2016. The TSB will gather information and assess the occurrence.
The TSB is an independent agency that investigates marine, pipeline, railway and aviation transportation occurrences. Its sole aim is the advancement of transportation safety. It is not the function of the Board to assign fault or determine civil or criminal liability.
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SOURCE Transportation Safety Board of Canada
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