Deployment notice

TSB deploys a team to the Magdalen Islands, Quebec, to investigate an incident involving the bulk carrier Atlantic Erie

Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, 12 January 2015 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to the Magdalen Islands, Quebec, to investigate the grounding of the bulk carrier Atlantic Erie. 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