Deployment notice

TSB deploying a team of investigators to a marine accident in Tofino, British Columbia

Richmond, British Columbia, 25 October 2015 — The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will be deploying a team of investigators to Tofino, British Columbia, to investigate the sinking of the whale watching vessel Leviathan II. The TSB will 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