Deployment notice

Transportation Safety Board deploying team to investigate a marine accident near Baie-Comeau, Quebec

Gatineau, Quebec, 16 May 2012 – The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team today to investigate a marine accident involving the scientific research vessel Coriolis II that occurred east of Baie-Comeau, Quebec. 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
Email: media@tsb.gc.ca