DARTMOUTH, NS, Dec. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of
Canada (TSB) is deploying a team tomorrow afternoon to St John's,
Newfoundland and Labrador to investigate the damage suffered at sea by
the container vessel MSC Monterey leading to the evacuation by air of 4 passengers and emergency response
by search and rescue authorities. 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.
SOURCE: Transportation Safety Board of Canada
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