The National Transportation Safety Board says the capsize of an 85-foot Northern Marine yacht during its launch last year was probably a result of the vessel’s low margin of stability. The board attributed the stability problem of the $10 million yacht, which was a complete loss, to the combined effects of a recording error during…more
Safety on the water is important to the marine industry, but accidents happen. Builders, dealers, boatyards and other marine businesses can learn from them.
Investigators said an 81-year-old Connecticut man was killed last week when two boats crashed off the coast of Westerly, R.I.
Nearly four years after the Costa Concordia wrecked off the coast of Isola del Giglio in Italy on Jan. 13, 2012, 200 technicians are working to dismantle the cruise ship.
Michael Harris, the son of former San Francisco 49ers chief executive Peter Harris, was killed Monday in a boat collision off Santa Catalina island in Southern California.
Two young children and two adults were killed after their small boat, which was carrying six people, hit a Kentucky dam on the Ohio River.
A boat crashed at the 99th annual UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit HydroFest this weekend after it got some air underneath it and flipped.
It took more than a year after an 85-foot Northern Marine yacht capsized upon launch, generating a video that went viral and prompting the company to close up shop, for an investigation to reveal why the boat tipped. Now authorities have ruled that the yacht likely sank because of its low margin of stability.
One person died and several more — including first responders — were treated for carbon monoxide exposure on a boat Sunday afternoon in Benton Harbor, Mich., according to local police.
Three Long Island volunteer firefighters who thought they saw some stand-up paddle boarders taking a rest were glad they took a closer look.
Vietnam veteran Tony Veasey used all of his savings from retirement to buy a 41-foot Hatteras, but during his first day on the water in Stuart, Fla., the boat caught fire — and is likely beyond repair.