Deployment notice

Transportation Safety Board of Canada deploys team to Montreal, Quebec, following grounding of cargo vessel Jan Van Gent near Yamachiche, Quebec

Québec, Quebec, 10 April 2016 — Québec, Quebec, 10 April 2016 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team to Montreal, Quebec, following the grounding of the cargo vessel Jan Van Gent near Yamachiche, 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