Safety on the water is important to the marine industry, but accidents happen. Builders, dealers, boatyards and other marine businesses can learn from them.
The dive boat fire that killed 34 was among the deadliest in recent U.S. maritime history.
The accident was the worst in more than 30 years on Europe’s longest river.
All four people are from Indiana, and one owns a waterfront mansion in Fort Lauderdale.
“Admiralty jurisdiction” doesn’t apply to the accident that killed 17 people.
Captain said collision felt like hitting a brick wall at 40 mph.
Sobriety tests weren’t conducted after a fatal accident in February.
Boats collided after dark on Saturday evening.
An insurance company is asking for relief from financial responsibility for wrongful death claims.
The 75-foot dive boat caught on fire about 3:15 on Monday morning.