Media advisory

TSB will hold a news conference to release its investigation report into the September 2015 capsizing and sinking of the fishing vessel Caledonian off the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Richmond, British Columbia, 12 December 2016 - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will hold a news conference on 14 December 2016 to make public its investigation report (M15P0286) into the September 2015 capsizing and sinking of the fishing vessel Caledonian off the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia.

When:

14 December 2016
10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time

Who:

Kathy Fox, Chair of the TSB
Glenn Budden, Investigator-in-Charge
Marc-André Poisson, Director of Marine Investigations

Where:

Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society
12138 Fourth Avenue
Richmond, British Columbia

The event will be broadcasted live on our YouTube channel.

This event is for media only. Media representatives will need to show their outlet identification.


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.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca