Two Florida boaters are being hailed as heroes for towing a boat with six people aboard after it exploded and caught fire near a fuel dock.
Safety on the water is important to the marine industry, but accidents happen. Builders, dealers, boatyards and other marine businesses can learn from them.
After 36 hours aboard a Greek ferry boat in wind, rain and choking smoke, 427 passengers and crew were rescued from the vessel between the Italian and Albanian coasts after it caught fire.
A sailboat under way on the New River hit power lines Monday afternoon, causing a widespread power outage throughout downtown Fort Lauderdale.
New Zealand’s Transport Accident Investigation Commission published its final report into the 2011 grounding of the MV Rena containership, the worst maritime disaster in the history of the country.
Fifteen people aboard a megayacht escaped injury when the boat collided with a drawbridge on the Broad Causeway Tuesday afternoon in Miami.
The environmental organization Greenpeace said Spanish navy boats that rammed a dinghy carrying activists on Saturday injured four people, one of them seriously.
Two separate drownings last weekend at a Minnesota lake that resulted in the death of a 6-year-old boy and a 60-year-old man have officials urging locals to wear life jackets.
A 32-year-old Michigan man was arraigned on alcohol-related charges in a fatal boat crash that took the lives of two people in the Great Lakes region this summer.
Toxicology tests are pending in a two-boat crash on Biscayne Bay that killed a 29-year-old mother of three during the Columbus Day weekend.
The captain of the South Korean ferry that sank in April, killing more than 300 people, told a court that he “deserved the death penalty,” but denied sacrificing passengers’ lives to save his own.