Deployment notice

TSB deploys a team to Sydney, Nova Scotia, following the grounding of the tanker ARCA 1

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, 9 January 2017 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Sydney, NS, where the tanker ARCA 1 ran aground. 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.

For more information, contact:
Transportation Safety Board of Canada
Media Relations
Telephone: 819-994-8053