boat safety

Fundraising goal reached to build skate park for whale-watching boat rescuers

VANCOUVER — A First Nations community on Vancouver Island whose quick response to a capsized whale-watching boat is credited with saving lives is one step closer to getting its own skateboard park....

Captain praying for families of five dead passengers aboard B.C. vessel

Doomed vessel's captain says passengers and crew were heroic as the vessel went under, claiming lives of five people.

Equipment that could provide more answers recovered from sunken B.C. boat

Ship capsized on Sunday with 27 people on board, about 15 kilometres from the tourist community of Tofino

Centre of gravity high, while wave hits B.C. tourist boat, sending it over: TSB

All five people who died were British nationals - and one more missing person is from Australia.

Father and son among British deaths in sinking of whale-watching boat: reports

Fifty-year-old David Thomas, a managing architect with Microsoft UK, and his son Stephen were killed when the Leviathan II sank on Sunday.

Community response helped save 21 from sinking whale-watching boat off B.C.

All five people who died were British nationals, Britain's Foreign Office confirmed on Monday.