Deployment notice

Transportation Safety Board of Canada deploys a team to Baie Comeau, Quebec, to investigate an incident involving the MV Federal Yoshino

Quebec, Quebec 8 May 2013 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators tomorrow morning to Baie Comeau, Quebec, to investigate a death of a crew member that occurred yesterday on board the MV Federal Yoshino. 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